Customized Solutions

SCHOTT’s product group NEXTERION® offers the development of customized substrates, which are exactly adapted to the requirements of special scientific or diagnostic applications. Customization may range from using a particular material for printing a unique barcode sequence on standard substrates to developing a custom-coated substrate for microfluidic applications.

Manufacturing high-quality technical glasses is one of the SCHOTT group’s core competencies. SCHOTT produces an extremely wide range of technical glasses, including borosilicate and optical glasses. In addition, SCHOTT has great expertise in high technology glass processing and coating technologies. To offer our customers tailor-made glass substrates for their various life science applications,
NEXTERION® can take full advantage of SCHOTT’s entire in-house facilities.

As longstanding manufacturer of technical glass, SCHOTT is able to maintain thorough control over all processing steps- starting with the initial glass production and ending with the product delivery. All NEXTERION® products are manufactured according to the most stringent industry standards, guaranteeing that customers receive the highest quality and most reproducible products.
The SCHOTT group produces several hundred different types of glass. The range of glass thicknesses available is very wide, ranging from 30 µm up to 254 mm depending on the glass type.

The typical glass types used for life science products include:
  • BOROFLOAT® 33 borosilicate glass
  • D263 family borosilicate glass
If another type of material is required for your application, please contact us or use our custom request form:
Trade Fairs & Events
31.
July
Trade fair 70th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo, McCormick Place - Chicago, IL, USA, 31.07 - 02.08.2018
01.
October
Trade fair Lab-on-a-Chip and Microfluidics World Congress 2018, Coronado Island, San Diego, CA, USA, 01.10 - 03.10.2018
12.
November
Trade fair COMPAMED, Duesseldorf, Germany, 12.11 - 15.11.2018
SCHOTT uses Cookies on this Website to enhance the user experience and provide the best possible Service. By continuing to browse the Website, you consent to our use of Cookies.

Dear visitor,

we’d like to invite you to participate in our survey regarding the usability of our web presence. Your feedback is important to us and will help us to further improve our information offer.

Please take the opportunity to share your opinion with us. It will only take 5 min of your time.

Thank you very much!
Your SCHOTT Online Team