Croda International PLC

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Croda offers high-purity multicompendial excipients for topical, parenteral, ophthalmic and oral dosage forms. Featured products include Omega-3 Fatty Acid Concentrates and Super Refined® range of polar and nonpolar excipients.



Croda International Plc is a UK-based manufacturer and worldwide supplier of oleochemicals offering one of the widest ranges of chemical specialties, surfactants, and high-purity lipids available to the pharmaceutical industry with products manufactured at multiple sites throughout the world.

Croda manufactures excipients of superior quality and purity for the global pharmaceutical market. Croda developed and utilises a proprietary flash chromatographic process called Super Refining. This process physically removes impurities from pharmaceutical excipients without altering their fundamental structure in any way. This process allows the offering of a range of high purity excipients that can improve API and formulation stability.


Croda offers a complete range of products for topical dosage forms as well as high-purity multicompendial solvents, solubilisers and surfactants suitable for parenteral, oral and ophthalmic formulations. Featured products include Super Refined ingredients: Oils, Oleic Acid, Oleyl Alcohol, Isopropyl Myristate, PEGs, Polysorbates, Dimethyl Isosorbide, Medical Grade Lanolins, Poloxamers and Omega 3 Fatty Acid Concentrates.