IPEC Federation

The IPEC Federation is a global organization that promotes quality in pharmaceutical excipients. The IPEC Federation represents the five existing regional International Pharmaceutical Excipient Councils (IPECs) - IPEC-Americas, IPEC Europe, IPEC Japan, IPEC China and IPEC India - and provides a unified voice to promote the best use of excipients in medicines as a means of improving patient treatment and safety.

Excipients play a critical role in the manufacture of medicines by helping to preserve the efficacy, safety, and stability of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), and helping to ensure that they deliver their promised benefits to patients.

Optimal use of excipients provides pharmaceutical manufacturers with drug development cost-savings, enhanced functionality capability and can also assist in drug formulation innovation.

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News

Announcing a New Webinar Topic: The Facts about Titanium Dioxide (E171) Safety – A Debacle in France

Dave Schoneker, Global Regulatory Director - Strategic Relationships at Colorcon, will discuss the "real" safety profile of TiO2 E171, and provide recent developments that could more >

CHPA's 2019 Regulatory, Scientific & Quality Conference (RSQ)

4th FDA/PQRI Conference on Advancing Product Quality:

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Keep up with Excipient World 2019 News and Events

The Excipient World blog references news about the global excipient industry and information fo more >

Events

03/03/19

IFPAC 33rd International Forum Process Analytical Technology 2019

IFPAC 2019 is a premier event held March 3-6 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland. IFPAC brings together experienced professi more >

03/11/19

CfPA and IPEC-Americas Co-Sponsor: Excipients: Compliance with Compendial and GMP Requirements

The workshop, in New Brunswick, New Jersey, includes an introduction more >

03/18/19

DCAT Week '19

The premier business development event for the pharmaceutical developm more >

04/09/19

4th FDA/PQRI Conference on Advancing Product Quality:

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