StarLac®
Product Profile

StarLac®

Lactose-Starch Compound

Physico-chemical properties

Product Name

StarLac®

Generic Name

Lactose-Starch compound

Physical Form

White or almost white powder

Production Process

Co-spray-drying

Source

Dairy and Maize

Particle Size (Laser Diffraction)

d10 = 30 µm 
d50 = 125 µm
d90 = 240 µm

Morphology

Powder Flow

Bulk density = 0.57 g/mL
Tapped density = 0.68 g/mL
Hausner ratio = 1.19
Angle of repose = 29°
Flowability = 30 s (25 g with Erichsen funnel 4 mm orifice)

Quantitative Composition for Co-processed products

85% alpha lactose monohydrate and 15% native maize starch

Moisture Content (LOD)

Max 3%

Taste/Odor

Odorless

 

Tabletability

tbt

 

Tablet Press

STYLCAM 200R

Production Speed

10 tabs/min

Tooling

10 mm R9 Convex

Lubrication

0.5% Magnesium stearate

Tablet Mass

455 mg

 

Disclaimer

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