Gerresheimer opens new plant to produce pharmaceutical container solutions in Ohio (Berlin)

Gerresheimer solemnly took over a new building in Berlin, Ohio. In the future, Duma Twist-Off Q brand plastic square containers with 40ml filling volume, childproof closure and desiccant for medicine filling for North American market will be produced here in a clean room. The new building is Gerresheimer’s eighth location overall on US soil and is being constructed adjacent to Gerresheimer’s prescription packaging production facility. A major customer of the company has now audited the site for its orders.

“Many companies around the world produce plastic bottles and caps. However, very few of them are produced in controlled areas and even fewer in classified clean rooms like Gerresheimer’s. Indeed, it is the only way for Gerresheimer to guarantee and ensure the quality and purity of the packaging solution used to package the drugs. This is what Gerresheimer offers at each of its main plastic packaging production sites around the world. This project is a great example of successful knowledge sharing between teams in the United States and Denmark,” said Niels Düring, Global Executive Vice President of Plastics Packaging, who cut the blue ribbon at the award ceremony. ‘inauguration.

In the future, plastic primary packaging of the square brand Duma Twist Off with a filling volume of 40 ml with child-resistant closure and desiccant for filling solid medicines will be produced in this new production plant in one room. white classified to ISO 8 standards.

Produced in a clean room: Duma Twist-Off Q

Made in a clean room by injection blow molding, the container is made of HDPE (high density polyethylene) and has a PP (polypropylene) closure. The Duma Twist-Off square product family consists of seven products with volumes ranging from 30 to 200 ml. All bottles have injection molded screw systems and are securely packaged. They are available with closures suitable for the elderly, which can also be supplied with optional child safety locks. They are available with inserted or integrated desiccant. They can additionally be sealed with the Duma OneLiner closure. Containers have all necessary approvals including FDA, US and Canada Drug Master File.

As a specialist in plastic packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical industry, Gerresheimer offers a wide range of packaging solutions for solid, liquid and ophthalmic products. Leading brands Duma, Dudek and Triveni for solid dosage forms, edp branded PET bottles for liquid dosage forms and products for ophthalmic applications are part of the comprehensive and innovative product range.

The extensively diverse standard range includes a wide variety of containers and closures, PET bottles, droppers, nasal sprays, nebulizers, applicators, accessories and countless customer-specific developments.