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SCHOTT Pharmaceutical Systems

SCHOTT Pharmaceutical Systems is one of the world’s leading suppliers of glass tubing, primary packaging and specialized analytical lab services for the pharmaceutical industry.

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We provide our customers quality solutions while meeting their highest demands with our expertise and broad product portfolio; including ampoules, cartridges, vials and syringes made of glass and COC polymer. Our state-of-the-art production facilities and our products comply with the highest international quality standards for pharmaceutical needs.

Key facts:

  • Spread over four continents: Five glass tubing sites, 16 sites for pharmaceutical packaging
  • Safe supply and local service with a broad range of syringes, cartridges, vials, ampoules to the pharmaceutical industry are offered
  • High-quality products to our customers worldwide are provided consistently
  • Special packaging solutions such as coated packaging or innovative syringe systems for highly sensitive drugs (biotech)
  • Excellent raw materials, continuous research and development as well as the state-of-the-art manufacturing enable SCHOTT to find the best packaging solutions together with the customers

Glass and polymer packaging – Material expertise

The right chemistry is with SCHOTT: Developing new solutions and process improvements in close cooperation with the global customers is a steadily ongoing procedure. 15 years of polymer and 125 years of glass expertise make SCHOTT an ideal partner for innovative solutions that are shaping the future of the pharmaceutical industry.

Polymer

Pharmaceutical containers made of advances cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) of the highest purity are break resistant, light weight and transparent with a glass-like appearance. COC hightech polymer shows excellent barrier properties, no ion or heavy metal release, and a lower particle level than glass. SCHOTT has 15 years of experience with COC for pharmaceutical applications. A very good alternative to glass!

Glass

SCHOTT Fiolax® borosilicate glass tubes are made of Type I glass of the highest hydrolytic resistance with excellent barrier and cosmetic properties, high chemical resistance, light protection as well as tight geometric tolerances in diameter and thickness.

Committed to the highest standards

  • SCHOTT is committed to the highest quality standards and focused on the highest process capabilities (ISO 9001:2000, ISO 13485, ISO 15378, GMP, EP, USP, JP, state-of-the-art-equipment, clean room technology, automated inspection system)
  • Individual needs of the customers are answered by different quality

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From standard level up to tailor-made solutions, high quality for the highest requirements is provided by SCHOTT. StandardLine and TopLine are two quality levels for vials and StandardLine, ClearLine and TopLine for the cartridges.

Contact details

Pharmaceutical Systems
SCHOTT AG
Hattenbergstrasse 10
55122 Mainz
Germany
Phone: +49 (0)6131/66-1589
Fax: +49 (0)6131/1916
Email: pharmaceutical_packaging@schott.com
Website: www.schott.com/pharmaceutical_systems

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Current Innovations

SCHOTT's current innovations include adaptiQ™ ready-to-use vials and SCHOTT Vials DC.

adaptiQ™Ready-to-use vialsThe only solution on the market that allows the vials to remain nested throughout the entire fill & finish processMore freedom with a leaner process, improved quality and more flexibilityMore quality, flexibility and efficiency and improved cost of ownershipGlass-to-glass contact avoided completely throughout fill& finish processFor further information please click here.SCHOTT Vials DCVerified glass…

Glass ampoules

Glass ampoules offer a great benefit: the medication is in contact with glass only and the packaging is 100% tamper proof. We supply a wide range of ampoules in different forms and break systems. Several color rings can be placed on the stem or body for identification purposes.

Glass cartridges

SCHOTT is a leading supplier of pen cartridges and special solutions like double chamber cartridges in the range of 1 ml up to 10 ml volume. Cartridges are available for pen injection systems, for anti-diabetes therapy such as modern and human insulin or GLP-1 formulations as well as for other biotech applications.

Glass vials

SCHOTT offers a broad range of glass vials from 1 ml to 100 ml with different neck finish designs (crimp neck or screw neck), with European or American blowback or without blowback, to meet any need you may have. They are available in clear or amber SCHOTT Fiolax R glass.

Prefillable glass syringes

forma 3s® is a completely sterile syringe set, ready for the filling process. forma 3s syringes with staked needle, luer cone or luer lock are packed in nests for easy handling and filling.

forma 2s is designed for bulk production. These syringes are delivered in non-sterile form. The unassembled glass barrels with staked needle, luer cone or luer lock are packed in trays.

Prefillable polymer syringes

SCHOTT TopPac® are sterile prefillable syringes made of COC high-tech polymer. They are packed in nest form to enable easy handling and filling. SCHOTT TopPac syringes are available with integrated luer lock. They are supplied, according to customer requirements, as a complete set with rubber components.

SCHOTT Ampoules

Ampoules are the most common packaging solutions worldwide with a special benefit: the medication is in contact with glass only and the packaging is 100% tamper-proof. They are made of clear or amber SCHOTT Fiolax® glass tubes.

SCHOTT offers a wide range of ampoules from 1ml to 30ml and different forms:Straight-stem ampoules (Form B)Open-funnel ampoules (Form C)Closed ampoules (Form D and Marzocchi)Double tip ampoulesFine tip ampoulesClick here for more information. 

SCHOTT Cartridges

SCHOTT produces high-quality pen cartridges under GMP conditions in compliance with the international standards USP, EP and JP.

Available for pen injection systems (for anti-diabetes therapy such as modern and human insulin or GLP-1 formulations as well as for other biotech applications)Available from 1ml to 10mlMade out of SCHOTT Fiolax®Click here for more information.

SCHOTT pharma services

SCHOTT pharma services provide analytical lab services for pharmaceutical packaging. The unique combination of specialized analytics and expertise in materials, products, and processes enables SCHOTT pharma services to support pharmaceutical companies in finding solutions to the most challenging packaging requirements.

SCHOTT Prefillable Syringes

SCHOTT offers a wide range of prefillable syringes.

Glass prefillable syringessyriQ™ sterile and syriQ™ bulk:Completely sterile syringe sets; ready for the filling process. These are packed in nests for easy handling and fillingAvailable with luer lock, luer cone or with staked needlesyriQ™ bulk syringes are available with or without staked needle and are delivered in rondo traysAvailable in different sizesClick here for more…

SCHOTT Vials

SCHOTT offers a broad range of glass vials from 1ml to 100ml with different neck finish designs (crimp neck or screw neck), with European or American blowback or without blowback.

Available in clear or amber SCHOTT Fiolax® glassGlass vials from SCHOTT can be sterilized, they are absolutely impervious to gas and they show very good temperature resistanceThey are offered in the quality options TopLine and StandardLine - all according to European Pharmacopoeia, US Pharmacopoeia and Japanese Pharmacopoeia - and subjected to an automated inspection systemInside-coated…

Special Solutions

The development of increasingly more sensitive pharmaceutical products, lower concentrations of active components and short development times are making new demands on pharmaceutical packaging. For these requirements, we offer inside-coated vials such as SCHOTT Type I plus® for improved chemical stability and inertness, as well as SCHOTT TopLyo™ for optimum efficiency of the lyophilisation process.

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