PEARLITOL® 100 SD
Product Profile

PEARLITOL® 100 SD

Mannitol

Physico-chemical properties

Product Name

PEARLITOL® 100 SD

Generic Name

D-MANNITOL

Chemical Structure

cs

Physical Form

White or almost white powder

Production Process

Hydrogenation of mannose solution, followed by spray-drying.

Source

Maize and/or wheat

Particle Size (Laser Diffraction)

d10 = 40 µm, d50 = 130 µm, d90 = 200 µm

Morphology

Powder Flow

Bulk density = 0.49 g/mL
Tapped density = 0.57 g/mL
Flowability = 6 s

Moisture Content (LOD)

≤ 3.0 %

Aqueous Solubility

Freely soluble in water, practically insoluble in ethanol 96%

Taste/Odor

Slightly sweet (about half the sweetness of sucrose) and with a slight cooling effect.

 

Tabletability

tbt

 

 

Tablet Press

STYLCAM 200R

Production Speed

10 tabs/min

Tooling

10 mm R9 convex

Lubrication

1.2% Magnesium stearate

Tablet Weight

400 mg

 

Disclaimer

These typical values are provided for information only, and we believe them to be reliable. Methods available upon request.