microcapsule

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microcapsule

[′mī·krō‚kap·səl]
(chemical engineering)
A capsule with a plastic or waxlike coating having a diameter anywhere from well below 1 micrometer to over 2000 micrometers.
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The PCM market has huge potential which can be utilized with reduction in cost of PCM as well as with advancements in macro and micro-encapsulation techniques.
With our advanced micro-encapsulation technology, it's possible to mask negative odors and tastes in 'beauty-from-within' products that help maintain the vitality of hair and nails.
With micro-encapsulation technology they also contain general extract ingredients, such as green tea and peach, which are slowly released for moisturising and anti-oxidant purposes.
We chose Speirs as our exclusive supplier of omega 3 emulsions because we will gain competitive advantage by combining our high concentrated lipids with their New Zealand-developed micro-encapsulation technology.
Stepan EDS (erythritol distearate) is a shell component for thorough protection of sensitive bioactive ingredients used in micro-encapsulation applications, even at temperatures required for pasteurization.
The heart of the machine is the modular, Next Generation Emulsifying Cell (patented) which is configurable for emulsions, dispersions, cell rupture, micro-encapsulation, and liposomes.
A proprietary micro-encapsulation process keeps vitamin properties locked inside, even when heated, allowing the seasonings, condiments, and food products to retain their full flavor.
This market has vast potential which can be utilized with reduction in cost of phase change m a terial market as well as macro and micro-encapsulation technique.
Examples include nanotechnology, micro-encapsulation, and intumescent systems, which expand by heat and create a protective layer.
The result of extensive cooperation with the functional food unit of Lallemand, Barry Callebaut,s unique probiotic chocolate uses the synergy effect of two specific bacteria strains well adapted to chocolate and a micro-encapsulation technology developed by Lal.
have formed a marketing and technical alliance to provide micro-encapsulation delivery system technologies to personal care and household care formulators, a process which offers techniques for combining incompatible materials into a single formulated product, stabilizing and protecting actives within formulations, masking odor, converting liquids to solids, improving flow characteristics and releasing components on demand.

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