Clariant starts new healthcare packaging facility
announced that its new Healthcare Packaging production facility in Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu, India is now operational.
The new site is capable of producing Clariant’s line of Sorb-it , Tri-Sorb, 2-in-1 Can, and Getter Can sorbent canisters for the growing Indian and Asia-Pacific pharmaceutical packaging markets.
Cuddalore is equipped with an ISO Class 8 clean room, and products produced at the site meet the relevant US FDA, USP and EU standards for use in pharmaceutical ap- plications. Cuddalore site augment the company’s production capacity for desiccant canisters. It also adds to its ability to meet BCP (Business Continuity Planning) requirements of global customers by producing identical products at multiple sites worldwide.
“By manufacturing regionally, we will be able to provide improved supply and service to our significant customer base in India while further addressing important and emerging markets in Greater China, the rest of Asia and Australia,” said Matthias Brommer, Head – Clariant Healthcare Packaging.