Clay time: Should pharmaceuticals take a closer look at bentonite?

By IM Staff
Published: Wednesday, 03 April 2019

Widely used in industrial applications, pharmaceuticals make up a relatively modest proportion of bentonite’s end markets – a situation which could change with more research and advances in technology, Rose Pengelly, Correspondent, finds.

The use of bentonite in pharmaceuticals has long lagged expectations, based on the mineral’s apparent potential for medicinal applications....

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