Olon plans Indian high containment site
Italian API supplier Olon has begun a project to install a new high-containment production line at its site in Mahad, India, as part of a planned €27 million investment in high containment production in 2022-3. This will have with advanced systems for containing and handling substances up to level OEB4 (up to 1µg/m3).
It will produce medium-volume batches and, the company said, “will be able to respond to market requests flexibly, particularly in the CDMO field as well as for producing proprietary products”. The company added that the line will complete the range of expertise offered at Mahad, while supporting its corporate strategy of promoting back integration along the entire supply chain, including intermediates and APIs.