Pharma Consulting for challenging packaging requirements

The drug lifetime cycle involves a number of complex and intensive phases, from discovery to commercialization. SCHOTT Pharma Consulting offers the full range of support within this lifecycle, from analytical services such as research and development studies to fill + finish optimization.
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Pharma Analytics

SCHOTT pharma services provides a high number of analytical laboratory services for pharmaceutical packaging. Our unique combination of specialist knowledge and expertise in materials, products, and processes enables us to support pharmaceutical companies in finding solutions for the most challenging packaging issues.

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Fill + Finish Optimization

As the core process in the pharmaceutical industry, high performance fill + finish depends on effective measurement and optimization of the lines. With a range of performance solutions such as Smart Skin, as well as a vast number of functional and quality tests, SCHOTT provides the technology and insight for optimum productivity.

Your benefits

Glass material, processing and analytical expertise

Glass material, processing and analytical expertise

With over 40 years of experience in pharmaceutical testing, SCHOTT pharma service has developed an excellent range of analytical methods.

Manufacturing services for analytical samples

Manufacturing services for analytical samples

Other services include non-sterile preparation of analytical samples comprising washing and depyrogenation, plus the filling, stoppering and storage of samples under ICH conditions.

Expert support from scientific advisors

Expert support from scientific advisors

Our experts have a broad knowledge of glass and polymer materials, and are highly skilled in analytics.

High quality standard

High quality standard

SCHOTT pharma services laboratories are accredited according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025 and FDA registered.

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Pharma Analytics

From chemical durability and extractables and leachables to system performance and mechanical stability, find out more about our wide range of analytical tests for pharmaceutical packaging.

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Fill + Finish Optimization

Optimizing the fill + finish process is a vital aspect of the primary packaging industry. Discover why production line problems can have serious implications for patient safety and SCHOTT’s range of solutions.

Do you need regulatory support?

SCHOTT also supports regulatory inquiries, and have filed a number of Drug Master Files (DMF) for Primary Packaging Material with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Health Canada and Chinese NMPA. These contain information about the Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC) of our pharmaceutical packaging products.

To allow the appropriate authorities to review our DMF in support of customer drug applications SCHOTT will provide a Letter of Authorization (LOA) free of charge.

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Whether you need more information, samples, a quote, or advice for a project, we would be delighted to talk to you.

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