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Basel, Switzerland

Escientia acquired a former Novartis multi-purpose API plant near Basel Switzerland.

This facility is located strategically in the GETEC pharma hub in Muttenz and has been supplying innovator API’s for over 25 years to regulated markets.

The plant was engineered for contained operations, from charging raw materials to unloading product.

Operations can be performed to OEL levels <10microgram/mᶟ. Further features include:

  • Very broad range of capabilities incl. hydrogenation, chlorination, bromination etc
  • Up to 250mᶟ total reactor volume, with sizes ranging from 1.6mᶟ up to 6.3mᶟ in various materials of construction such as stainless steel, glass-lined, Hastelloy C22
  • Validated cleaning concept and quick change over capability
  • Temperature range capability from -20°C to 150°C
  • Reliable infrastructure preventing cross-contamination, purified water system, dedicated vacuum pumps, dispensing and storage area

Combined with our backward integration of key building blocks from our parent sites in India, Escientia Basel can reliably supply your complex RSM’s, GMP Intermediates and API’s.

Please contact us for further information on potential fit and supply options.

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