FIOLAX Academy

Welcome to our FIOLAX Academy!

Benefit from first-hand knowledge in the field of glass for pharmaceutial packaging and join our FIOLAX® Academy. In 6 different modules you can discover the world of glass and its impact on your processes in the pharmaceutical value chain. Drug-container interaction or breakage risks are only two of the manifold topics where our longstanding glass experts share their knowledge.


Training Module I

Training Module I

Tubing Glass Basics
  • Glass basics
  • Tubing production process
  • Plant tour (if the training is held at a SCHOTT Tubing site)
  • Quality control of FIOLAX® and benefits for the converting/filling process
Training Module II

Training Module II

Drug-Container Interaction
  • Alkalinity and its impact
  • pH shift, Extractables and Leachables
  • Delamination
  • Protein adsorption
  • Surface treatments
  • Light protection
Training Module III

Training Module III

Glass Defects
  • Definition and classification of glass defects
  • Airlines, inclusion, particles
  • Stress
  • Occurrence and prevention of breakage throughout the converting/filling process
Training Module IV

Training Module IV

  • Glass suppliers: What makes the difference?
  • How does the quality of the tubing influence the quality of the final container?
  • Tubing or molded? Glass or polymer?
Training Module V

Training Module V

Individual Workshop
  • FAQs
  • Mix and Match: Bring your own topics and questions to a unique knowledge transfer
Training Module VI

Training Module VI

  • International Pharmacopoeia
  • International and national standards


Scientific Services
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Legal notice
Please understand that we offer the FIOLAX Academy under consideration of internal capacities. Furthermore, we cannot offer the FIOLAX Academy to employees of any competitor due to compliance guidelines.