Univar Solutions Inc., a global chemicals and ingredients distributor and value-added service provider, today expanded its specialty ingredients portfolio in Mexico and Brazil through a new distribution agreement with Ashland , a company specializing in additives and specialty ingredients. The agreement combines the strengths and offerings of two organizations focused on sustainability and innovation and will benefit formulators and manufacturers focused on providing science-based pharmaceutical solutions in Latin America and around the world.
Under the agreement, Univar Solutions customers in Brazil and Mexico will have access to Ashland’s binders and disintegrants for solid dosage forms, matrix formers for timed-release drugs, and coatings for dosage forms. solids with regular and modulated release. Pharmaceutical ingredient customers are supported by scientists at Univar Solutions’ global solution centers, who help solve formulation challenges, meet changing regulatory requirements, innovate to meet market trends, and help customers to work towards sustainability and other environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals.
“As the global leader in solid oral dose (OSD) pharmaceutical excipients, Ashland is innovating for safe, easy-care, patient-centric formulations and we will continue to grow by expanding our pipeline with these innovations and new opportunities. sales,” said Alejandra Alvarez, global strategic marketing and Latin America business development for Ashland. “We are delighted that our customers are supported by Univar Solutions as they help us meet changing global pharmaceutical needs coinciding with the growth of the pharmaceutical industry in Brazil and Mexico.”