API & Fine Pharmaceutical Manufacturer in India
DC Grade / Premix

DC Granules

Granules for Direct Compression

DC granules are widely used in pharmaceutical industries for manufacturing tablets and other solid dosage forms. Granulation process involves dry mixing, particle size reduction and dry granulation.

Benefits:
Excellent tableting properties.
Perfect dissolution profile.
Improved flowability.
Decrease dust generation.
Lower costs, faster processing.

Products Tapped Density gm/cc (NLT) Untapped Densitygm/cc (NLT) Compressibility Index (NMT) Angle of Repose Particle Size Average Tablet Weight (gm) Elemantal Assay w/w (NLT)
#20 Mesh #80 Mesh
Calcium Citrate Malate 0.85 0.75 15 28 90% 10% 1.0 20%
Calcium Citrate 0.75 0.65 15 26 85% 15% 1.5 20%
Ferrous Sulphate 1.10 1.00 20 27.5 95% 5% 0.2 28%
Iron (III) Hydroxide Polymaltose 0.80 0.65 15 27.8 90% 10% 0.6 30%
Ferrous Fumerate 0.80 0.70 20 28.5 95% 5% 0.3 28%
Ferrous Ascorbate 0.90 0.80 20 16 85% 15% 0.6 20%
Ferric Citrate 1.00 0.90 15 28 80% 20% 1.0 20%
Calcium Citrate Malate
Tapped Density gm/cc (NLT) 0.85
Untapped Densitygm/cc (NLT) 0.75
Compressibility Index (NMT) 15
Angle of Repose 28
Particle Size #20 Mesh 90%
Particle Size #80 Mesh 10%
Average Tablet Weight (gm) 1.0
Elemantal Assay w/w (NLT) 20%
Calcium Citrate
Tapped Density gm/cc (NLT) 0.75
Untapped Densitygm/cc (NLT) 0.65
Compressibility Index (NMT) 15
Angle of Repose 26
Particle Size #20 Mesh 85%
Particle Size #80 Mesh 15%
Average Tablet Weight (gm) 1.5
Elemantal Assay w/w (NLT) 20%
Ferrous Sulphate
Tapped Density gm/cc (NLT) 1.10
Untapped Densitygm/cc (NLT) 1.00
Compressibility Index (NMT) 20
Angle of Repose 27.5
Particle Size #20 Mesh 95%
Particle Size #80 Mesh 5%
Average Tablet Weight (gm) 0.2
Elemantal Assay w/w (NLT) 28%
Iron (III) Hydroxide Polymaltose
Tapped Density gm/cc (NLT) 0.80
Untapped Densitygm/cc (NLT) 0.65
Compressibility Index (NMT) 15
Angle of Repose 27.8
Particle Size #20 Mesh 90%
Particle Size #80 Mesh 10%
Average Tablet Weight (gm) 0.6
Elemantal Assay w/w (NLT) 30%
Ferrous Fumerate
Tapped Density gm/cc (NLT) 0.80
Untapped Densitygm/cc (NLT) 0.70
Compressibility Index (NMT) 20
Angle of Repose 28.5
Particle Size #20 Mesh 95%
Particle Size #80 Mesh 5%
Average Tablet Weight (gm) 0.3
Elemantal Assay w/w (NLT) 28%
Ferrous Ascorbate
Tapped Density gm/cc (NLT) 0.90
Untapped Densitygm/cc (NLT) 0.80
Compressibility Index (NMT) 20
Angle of Repose 16
Particle Size #20 Mesh 85%
Particle Size #80 Mesh 15%
Average Tablet Weight (gm) 0.6
Elemantal Assay w/w (NLT) 20%
Ferric Citrate
Tapped Density gm/cc (NLT) 1.00
Untapped Densitygm/cc (NLT) 0.90
Compressibility Index (NMT) 15
Angle of Repose 28
Particle Size #20 Mesh 80%
Particle Size #80 Mesh 20%
Average Tablet Weight (gm) 1.0
Elemantal Assay w/w (NLT) 20%

The granulation in the pharmaceutical industry, as utilized by West Bengal Chemical Industries Limited, involves techniques such as dry mixing, particle size reduction, and dry granulation. This method is key for producing DC granules, which are essential for manufacturing tablets and other solid dosage forms. Granulation enhances product quality by improving tableting properties, dissolution profiles, flow ability, and reducing dust generation, all while lowering production costs and accelerating processing times.

DC granules, utilized extensively by West Bengal Chemical Industries Limited in the pharmaceutical sector, are crucial for crafting tablets and other solid dosage forms. This process underscores the importance of granulation in the pharmaceutical industry, demonstrating WBCIL’s commitment to leveraging advanced manufacturing techniques for superior product quality.