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Monday, June 12, 2023 - 12:30pm

Excipients often play a critical role in the manufacture of biopharmaceuticals and in the formulation of small molecule and biopharmaceutical products.

Thursday, June 22, 2023 - 11:00am

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is moving forward with proposed restrictions focused on synthetic polymer microparticles.

Tuesday, October 3, 2023 (All day)

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Excipient World Conference & Expo

May 13-14: Conference & Expo May 15: Workshops

Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center, Kissimmee, FL (Orlando Metro Area)

Excipient World, IPEC-Americas annual conference, attracts pharmaceutical professionals from America and around the world for a unique forum focused on excipients. For more information!


Biologics Summit 2023

A Controlled Release Society and IPEC-Americas joint program

Subcutaneous Delivery of High Dose Highly Concentrated Biologics, mAbs

Part II: July 24, 2023 (co-located with CRS Annual Meeting & Expo, Las Vegas, NV). For more information and to register!


Our members include finished drug manufacturers as well as excipient producers, distributors, and both companies and individuals that supply other specialized services to industry segments. Over 80 U.S. companies are IPEC-Americas members. Learn more about the benefits of joining IPEC-Americas.


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Our Mission

IPEC Americas logoIPEC-Americas is the industry association that develops, implements, and promotes global use of appropriate quality, safety, and functionality standards for pharmaceutical excipients and excipient delivery systems. IPEC-Americas, along with our counterparts around the world, serves as the primary international resource on excipients for its members, governments and public audiences. read more...

IPEC Foundation

IPEC-Americas Foundation logoThe IPEC Foundation is the charitable arm of the International Pharmaceutical Excipients Council of the Americas and is a 501(c)3 organization. The Foundation awards grants-in-aid, travel, and meeting grants to qualified individuals and organizations for studying, instructing or conducting research related to improving excipients. 2020 Awards Applications Now Being Accepted - APPLY TODAY!

IPEC Federation

The IPEC Federation is an association that serves the interests of producers, distributors, and users of pharmaceutical excipients. Representatives from IPEC Americas, IPEC Europe, IPEC Japan, IPEC China, and IPEC India make up the council of IPEC whose global membership extends to more than 200 companies.