MERITENA 141 PHARMA is maize starch derived from the caryopsis of Zea mais L. It appears as a matte, white to slightly yellowish, very fine powder that produces a creaking sensation when pressed between the fingers. In terms of solubility, it is practically insoluble in cold water and ethanol (96%).

Supplied By: Tereos

Product Code: P15295

Regional Availability: Canada

Chemical Name: Corn Starch

CAS Number: 9005-25-8

Functions: Binder, Diluent, Disintegrant, Thickener, Viscosity Modifier

Dosage Form: Gummies, Powder & Powder Blends

Labeling Claims: Halal, Irradiation-free, Kosher, Latex-free, Melamine-free, Naturally Derived, Non-GMO, Vegan

Certifications & Compliance: Halal, Kosher

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    Identification & Functionality

    Features & Benefits

    Applications & Uses


    Physical Form
    Matte, white to slightly yellowish, very fine powder that creaks when pressed between the fingers
    Insoluble in
    Cold water, Ethanol (96%)

    Regulatory & Compliance

    Packaging & Availability

    Packaging Type
    Regional Availability
    • Canada
    Packaging Information

    The product is available in 25 kg bags and/or big bags on new wooden pallets (heat treated). Details available on request.

    Storage & Handling

    Shelf Life
    24 months
    Storage Conditions and Shelf Life
    • Shelf Life: 24 months after production date in unopened packaging.
    • Preserve in well-closed containers.
    • Store in a well ventilated, clean and dry environment, away from odorous materials.
    • Avoid pressure on the bags. The pallets must not be piled up too high.