Cotton is a natural fiber, which is treated & purified to be used in pharmaceutical dosage form packaging. These are used to occupy the void space present in the container to avoid chipping of tablets & formation of dents in hard gelatin capsules. Cotton is bio-degradable hence no issues for waste handling. Moisture content in cotton is 8%.
Cotton coils hold DMF no 6855. The testing parameters are as per USP monograph. These are available in various thickness i.e 6gm/yard, 9gm/yard, 12gm/yard, 16gm/yard, 20gm/yard. Cotton coils are available in the form of spools which enable easy automation&speed.
It complies with all regulatory requirements like TSE-BSE, latex free, benzophenone free, residual solvent free, Halal & kosher certificate.
Carolina absorbent cotton is the only vertically integrated cotton coil manufacturer in the United States. Cotton coil is composed of 100% bleached, absorbent cotton. The cotton fibers are selected for cleanliness and are designed to give superior performance in pharmaceutical.
Cotton Coils Features:
Standard Sizes are:
|Bottle Size||Opening in Inchs||Suggested Gram Weight (Per linear yard)|
|50 cc||11/16"||9 gram|
|75 cc||11/16"||9 gram|
|120 cc||11/4"||12 gram|
|150 cc||11/4"||12 gram|
|190 cc||11/4"||12 gram|
|290 cc||11/2"||16 gram|
|400 cc||11/2"||16 gram|
|500 cc||11/2"||16 gram|
Pharmaceutical Coil Chart:
|Length of Cut||31/2 gm/yd||6 gm/yd||9 gm/yd||12 gm/yd||16 gm/yd||20 gm/yd||26 gm/yd|
|PRODUCT:||Puritan Grade Coil|
|MATERIAL CONTENT:||Bleached absorbent 100% cotton. Selected for its clean, uniform fibers. Designed to give superior performance in the packaging of pharmaceutical products|
|BLEACHING METHOD:||Modern equipment and technology producing cotton, bleached white; without the use of optical brighteners. Meets the requirements in the U.S.P. General Chapter|
|PRODUCTION EQUIPMENT:||Textile carding equipment designed to produce a uniform web and coil.|
|PROCESS METHOD:||Carded and processed designed to meet customer and industry requirements.|
|MOISTURE CONTENT:||Maximum 8.0% by weight|
|WEIGHT TOLERANCE:||Plus or minus 15%, range of weights available 4 gram to 26 gram/yard..|
|PACKAGING:||Standard – 22/18-pound containers (net wt.)
Inner: Polyethylene liner
Outer: Cardboard designed to protect inner liner.