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Pharmtech 2012 – safely packaged health and well-being with Gerresheimer

Düsseldorf/Moscow, 12 November 2012 – Strong growth in pharmaceutical sales is expected in the Russian market. Analysts estimate that revenue will quadruple by 2020. Gerresheimer will be exhibiting innovative pharmaceutical packaging solutions at Pharmtech in Moscow, where it can be found at stand D109 in hall 75A, from November 26 to 29.

Bernd Zeiss will be talking about the technological aspects of pre-fillable syringes in his presentation “The Right Syringe for your Medication“ in the Pharmtech Forum on November 28 from 1.50 to 2.20 p.m.

Bernd Zeiss is Manager Pre-Sales Support in the Tubular Glass Division, which is showcasing pre-fillable syringe systems including the flagship RTF® sterile syringes. Tubular glass is the input material for a comprehensive range of high quality pharmaceutical vials, ampoules and cartridges in numerous filling sizes and design variants.

The Moulded Glass division manufactures high-quality injection, infusion and transfusion bottles as well as dropper and tablet bottles of various types, shapes and sizes in glass categories I, II and III.

One of the central products in the Plastic Packaging Division’s presentation and winner of the German Packaging Award in 2011 is be the MultiShell® plastic vials for sensitive parenteral medications. Gerresheimer Plastic Packaging has established a leading reputation for its comprehensive range of high quality primary packaging products for liquid and solid medications.

Gerresheimer is the specialist for glass and plastic syringe systems. Today, chronically ill people can administer their medication simply and reliably with asthma inhalers and insulin pens. However, even patients who receive an injection from their doctor, use a nasal spray to relieve cold symptoms, take cough medicine or tablets also often come into contact with Gerresheimer products because it makes the glass or plastic vials or tablet containers for these medications. 

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About Gerresheimer

Gerresheimer is an internationally leading manufacturer of high-quality specialty products made of glass and plastic for the global pharma and healthcare industry. Our comprehensive portfolio of products extends from pharmaceutical vials to complex drug delivery systems such as syringe systems, insulin pens and inhalers for safe medication dosage and application. Together with our partners, we develop solutions which set standards and have role model status in their respective market sectors.

Our Group realizes revenues of more than one billion euros and has around 11,000 employees at 47 locations in Europe, North and South America and Asia.  We use first-rate technologies, convincing innovations and targeted investments to systematically consolidate our strong market position.

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