Methods/Active substances

For comprehensive analytical testing of active substances and excipients, intermediate products and finished medicinal products we have the following equipment available, including working under light protection or handling high-potency substances.


  • HPLC with diode array detectors (DAD), UV/Vis, fluorescence, refractive index and MS detectors
  • Gas-phase chromatographs (flame ionisation detector [FID]) with head-space application
  • Thin-layer chromatography with TLC applicator and densitometer


  • UV/Vis spectrometer
  • IR spectrometer

Special equipment for pharmaceutical analytical testing

  • Dissolution tester
  • Disintegration tester
  • Hardness tester
  • Friability tester

Other analysis equipment

  • Titrators, Karl Fischer titrators (Titrino, Coulomat)
  • Refractometer
  • Density measuring equipment
  • Moisture analyser (infra-red dryer)
  • vacuum drying oven
  • Turbidimeter
  • Osmometer
  • Particle viewing station
  • Distillation apparatus (Kjeldahl, water vapour)
  • Conducting meter