Pharmceutical analysis at WESSLING

Our GMP-certified laboratory in Münster is a partner for pharmaceutical companies, manufacturers of active ingredients, excipients and ready-to-use pharmaceuticals, and hospital pharmacies. Our customers also come from the fields of cosmetics, medical products and dietary supplements.

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Our laboratory in Münster, also inspected by the FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) with a total area of about 1500 sqm, provides you with complete solutions for microbiological and chemical-physical tests.

We provide our customers with fast, professional and reliable services in the field of microbiological and chemical-physical quality control, including stability storage and testing of pharmaceuticals and medical products. Under GMP conditions, we examine pharmaceutical raw materials and ready-to-use pharmaceuticals in all dosage forms (solid, semi-solid and liquid forms).

All activities in our Pharmaceuticals division - analyses, method development and project implementation - are carried out in accordance with the EU-GMP guidelines and in compliance with cGMP. In addition, around twenty annual customer-based audits at the Münster location ensure the quality and worldwide acceptance of our services. In addition, the laboratory location in Münster has a manufacturing permit in accordance with §13 AMG (German Medicines Act).

Interdisciplinary and international

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Complete solutions for pharmaceutical manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies

With over 70 highly qualified employees in Münster, we support the pharmaceutical industry and hospital pharmacies in the development, quality control, stability storage, and testing of pharmaceuticals and medical products. Through this interdisciplinary and international cooperation we are able to provide our services particularly for microbiological and chemical-physical testing quickly at the highest level.

Our experts provide pharmaceutical quality control as a full service, including batch certification and approval through our QPs. The experts at WESSLING are also experienced in dealing with cytostatics and narcotics. As GMP-certified testing laboratories, we continue to be subject to constant monitoring by the responsible authorities.

In addition, the laboratory has a manufacturing permit in accordance with §13 AMG. Our laboratory has an EU import permit for pharmaceuticals from non-EU countries. This enables us to carry out release tests with QP certification for our partners (EU batch release service). Furthermore, we are licensed to handle narcotics according to § 3 of the German Narcotics Act (BtMG), e.g. for quality control testing of cannabis products.

Your contact for pharmaceutical analysis

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„To protect consumers, pharmaceutical products require particularly thorough quality control. In our GMP-certified laboratory in Münster we provide comprehensive service for all aspects of quality control and approval.“

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