Colorcon designs, and provides technical support for, advanced coating systems, modified release technologies and functional excipients to pharma and nutritional supplement companies for solid oral dosage forms. It is a multinational company with operations throughout the world.
Colorcon develops, supplies and provides technical support for formulated film-coating systems, modified release technologies, and functional excipients for the pharmaceutical and nutritional industries. Its products and technologies are complemented by value-added services, supporting all phases of solid dose design, development, and manufacture.
The company employs 1200 people worldwide, at 11 manufacturing facilities and 21 technical service laboratories.
Colorcon was founded in 1961 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of privately owned BPSI Holdings LLC.