13 Mar 2017
Leading medical packaging solutions from Clariant to be featured at CPhI South East Asia exhibition
Singapore, March 13, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will take part in the leading regional pharmaceutical industry trade event CPhI South East Asia. The exhibition will be held on 22 - 24 March 2017 at the Jakarta International Expo in Indonesia. Clariant will showcase to visitors of the exhibition its latest healthcare packaging solutions that are dedicated to meeting the specific standards of the pharmaceutical packaging and delivery systems.
As the pharmaceutical industry in Asia continues to develop at an unprecedented quick pace, the demand for high-quality, specialized packaging solutions is rising higher than ever to ensure compliance with stringent product safety standard, and the prevention of counterfeited drugs in the market. Clariant's dedicated medical packaging solutions help tackle these issues with their innovative design and uncompromised product quality.
Clariant is a well-established solution provider in the healthcare packaging industry that is known for its active materials, functional design and innovative plastic processing. With its expertise and experience, Clariant creates and manufactures controlled atmosphere packaging, effectively combining sorbents with innovative features. Such packaging technologies help to protect pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals and diagnostics from moisture and oxygen, the two major pathways to degradation of drugs. Featured products from Clariant during CPhI South East Asia include:
These small cylindrical containers are filled with active agents that can be inserted at high rates of speed into pharmaceutical bottles and have become a standard of pharmaceutical desiccants. Clariant's full line of rigid desiccant canisters has become the solution of choice when controlled atmosphere packaging is required to control moisture, oxygen, odor and other volatiles. The active packaging platform is customizable with various sorbent materials. Ideal for pharmaceutical packaging and healthcare products packaging, they are available with silica gel, bentonite clay, molecular sieve and oxygen absorbing material.
“With more governments in Asia launching their healthcare programs, the demand for various kinds of medical supplies and generic drugs is rising, and so is the need for dedicated packaging solutions. At Clariant, we are offering top-notch capabilities to help our customers ensure the safety and integrity of their drugs even under harsh conditions," said Albert Zhao, Head of Sales Asia Pacific and Operations China, Clariant Healthcare Packaging.
Clariant will showcase its products and solutions at booth C31 at Jakarta International Expo (JIExpo) during the CPhI South East Asia exhibition.
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Notes for editors
Clariant is a globally leading specialty chemicals company, based in Muttenz near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2016 the company employed a total workforce of 17 442. In the financial year 2016, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 5.847 billion for its continuing businesses. The company reports in four business areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis, Natural Resources, and Plastics & Coatings. Clariant’s corporate strategy is based on five pillars: focus on innovation through R&D, add value with sustainability, reposition portfolio, intensify growth, and increase profitability.
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Clariant International Ltd
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