Capsules are ideal for pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, diagnostic and medical products that are susceptible to either chemical or physical degradation. Standard sorbent fills include silica gel (moisture adsorption) and molecular sieve (moisture and odors).
Airnov also offers PharmaKeep® oxygen absorbing capsules and EQiusTM capsules filled with Equilibrium RH Stabilizers.
Three types of capsule are available:
- Cylindrical capsules: dropped into pharmaceutical bottles
- Snapped capsules: integrated into bottle closures
- Flat capsules: ideally used for moisture protection in fish-bone blister packaging
Airnov offers desiccant capsules that are fully compliant with US FDA and EU regulations for use in pharmacuetical applications and that comply with US Pharmaceopia USP <670> standards for pharmaceutical desiccants.