The Exciting World of Gelatine and Collagen Peptides

The GELITA Blog is the expert blog about gelatine and collagen peptides. Immerse yourself in the world of #AmazingGelatine and #AmazingCollagen and share your knowledge and expertise with us.

March
15, 2019
4 min

HYDROPHILIC CLEANING WITH NOVOTEC® CB800: A CLEVER IDEA

It’s a beautiful summer’s day, the sun is shining and the countryside beckons. What better time to open up the garage, spark up the motor of your shiny car and take a leisurely cruise along the highways and byways. But, wait a minute, what’s this? Dirty again? Didn’t you clean it recently, just last weekend? Wouldn’t it be great if your car — or bus, lorry or train — stayed spotlessly clean for a little longer after each wash?

February
25, 2019

Faster, Higher and Stronger for Longer

Bioactive Collagen Peptides®​ are expanding more and more into active nutrition, where they can play a unique role in helping athletes and active people to gain and maintain indirect improvements to performance.

February
15, 2019
5 min

OUTSTANDING PHARMA SOLUTIONS FOR EVERY APPLICATION

As a truly versatile excipient, gelatine can be tailored to provide capsules with a broad spectrum of specific attributes. From rapid release in the stomach to enteric release for fills with an unpleasant aftertaste, GELITA’s Release Profile Portfolio enables soft capsule manufacturers to define the timing and location of fill release. In addition, specific capsule gelatines reduce cross-linking behavior in the capsule and enhance shelf-life stability.

February
08, 2019
3 min

STUDY SUPPORTS THE ROLE OF BIOACTIVE COLLAGEN PEPTIDES® IN TENDONS

If you’ll excuse the pun, every athlete, whether amateur or professional, has an Achilles heel. Soft tissue injuries of the muscles, tendons and ligaments are extremely common in active people — no matter what the activity — and most of these injuries result from the overuse of tendons. Strong tendons deliver strength, power and speed — derived from their intact composition of extracellular matrix collagens, proteoglycans and elastic fibers — but they are also highly prone to injury.

January
10, 2019
3 min

NOURISHING NAILS FROM WITHIN

They say that you never get a second chance to make a first impression. For women in particular, their skin, hair and nails are the essential elements of a beautiful outer appearance. Being aware of one’s beauty is a huge confidence booster — but it can be much more than that. In many jobs, well-tended hands and nails are a must have.

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