'Empty Vegetable (VEGI) capsules'(only '0' size left)
- Consists of only two ingredients: HPMC and purified water.
- HPMC -- Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose -- is derived from vegetable cellulose.
- 100% natural, these capsules contain no preservatives, gelatin, wheat, animal by-products or starch, and they are made from pure cellulose of either pine or poplar.
One gram equals 1,000 milligrams.
How many MGs (milligrams) do the capsules hold?
MG is a weight measurement. The density of the powder, plus the capacity of the capsule [in ML] means that MGs can vary greatly. As an example, a size 1 capsule can hold approximately 300 to 600 mg depending on the density of the powder. A small scale is needed for more precise measurements.
Size Length Diameter Volume Approx.
'00' 23.30 8.18 0.95 950
'0' 21.20 7.34 0.68 680
'1' 19.00 6.63 0.50 500
This chart is from another source.
Pictures are a fraction larger than actual size of capsules
Depending upon the consistency (or density) of the Herbal powder being used to make the capsules 95-105 grams of powdered Herb will make approximately 100: '0' size capsules & about - 110-120g will make approx. 100: '00' size capsules