The product portfolio of TER INGREDIENTS is highly responsive to the needs of manufacturing companies in life science applications. We mainly focus on human and animal nutrition as well as personal and health care ingredients. For the area of product development our experienced application developers, food technologists and engineers work at the highest level to support your decision for the best ingredients.
Polyethylene glycol - Pharmaceutical Grade
Polyethylene glycols, also known as macrogol in the European pharmaceutical industry, are prepared by alkaline polymerization of ethylene oxide (EO) with water, mono- or diethylene glycol.
In the pharmaceutical industry, polyethylene glycols be used both as an excipient and as the active pharmaceutical ingredient. Depending on the molecular weight, the scope of application extends from liquid preparations to ointments, suppositories and tablets. The products are an active ingredient in laxatives and eye drops, and even used during organ transplants.