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Recycling Pharmaceutical Gelatin

Posted on December 08, 2015 by Maria Ceschan, Marketing Manager

Gelatin is an extremely important part of the manufacturing process at LD Davis. Since the 1970's, we have replaced the primary ingredient in our animal glues, extracted collagen from hides of bovine and porcine, with recycled pharmaceutical and nutritional gelatin in the form of soft gel...

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Posted in Adhesive, Gelatin, gelatin, Glue Manufacturing, L.D. Davis, soft gelatin, Uncategorized

Sourcing Gelatin

Posted on March 12, 2012 by LD Davis Team

Have you seen our new webpage all about gelatin?

Take a look!

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Posted in adhesive manufacturing, animal glue, Animal Glue, Gelatin, gelatin, Glue Manufacturing, hard gelatin, soft gelatin

Recycled Gelatin and Adhesives

Posted on February 21, 2012 by LD Davis Team

One raw material that L.D. Davis uses in its animal glue products is pharmaceutical scrap gelatin. Before the 1970’s, most gelatin used in animal glue, or protein adhesive, was extracted from the bones and hides of pigs and cattle. Today, a significant portion of the gelatin used in protein...

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Posted in Adhesive Products, animal glue, Animal Glue, Book Binding Adhesive, Environmentally-Friendly, Gelatin, gelatin, Glue Manufacturing, hard gelatin capsule, Hide Glue, L.D. Davis, LD Davis, Protein Adhesive, protein adhesive, soft gelatin