Pharma & Personal Care
Better Efficacy & Better Experiences. From increased palatability to effervescent functionality, acidulants are a versatile solution for the pharmaceutical, personal care, and cosmetic markets. Bartek’s malic and fumaric acids can be blended with other vitamins, minerals, and compounds to help increase cleaning power or enhance refreshing fruit flavors.
From soothing throat lozenges and cough syrups to powdered over-the-counter preparations, the pleasant, lasting fruitiness of malic acid provides taste masking for less palatable active ingredients. Also used as an active ingredient in medicinal applications, malic acid is shown to relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia when combined with magnesium.
Fumaric acid’s role in generating carbon dioxide makes it a desired ingredient in many cleaning agents and bath products. Malic acid is also a key ingredient in many oral and hand cleansers as well as rejuvenating skin care products.