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Disposable Filling Needles

For many years, biopharmaceutical production processes have been characterised by the cleaning and autoclaving processes of the existing systems, usually made of stainless steel. For some time, single-use systems have been making inroads more and more in the manufacturing companies involved in biotechnology. In almost all processes from upstream to downstream, to clean-up or storage, there are suppliers of disposable products nowadays who are placing their products on the market with a lot of success. Benedikt Knoch at Raumedic explores the ultimate user aims of reducing the cleaning and sterilisation processes.