Leakers are a common softgel industry problem, impairing quality and increasing the cost of capsule production. Gelatin expert GELITA is introducing a game-changing solution. By switching to new EASYSEAL® gelatin, manufacturers can achieve more robust capsule seams and enjoy significant reductions of leakers. Download the Techpaper now to learn more.
This Technical Paper is from Gelita.
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