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Health Care 

Hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid as oxidizing agents, sterilants and disinfectants 

Evonik offers special hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid grades for various applications in the pharmaceutical and medical industries. Such applications include dental or wound disinfection, decontamination of surgical instruments as well as treatment of contact lenses. 
Solutions with higher hydrogen peroxide concentration are applied as chemisterilants in specially designed machines for decontamination of heat sensitive medical devices. 


HYDROGEN PEROXIDE AS AN ACTIVE PHARMACEUTICAL INGREDIENT (API)
GMP Certified

According to EU Directive 62/2011/EU on the community code relating to medicinal products for human use, it is mandatory for all producers of active substances used for medicinal products to be registered at the appropriate authorities of the country of origin to prevent the entry of falsified medicinal products into the legal supply chain. 
Precondition for this registration is the approval of the production of the active ingredient according to GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) guidelines. Evonik offers a special hydrogen peroxide grade PERSYNT® GMP manufactured under GMP conditions to meet the requirements of this regulation when using hydrogen peroxide as an Active
Pharmaceutical Ingredient and is also listed in EudraGMDP, a database for GMP certified manufacturers.

PERSYNT® GMP is suitable for the following applications: 

  • Raw material for medical products & formulations 

  • Wound cleaning & disinfection

  • Mouth wash & dental disinfection

  • Foot disinfection

  • Topical solutions (3wt%)

  • Medical therapy 

For specific information regarding grades and formulations please contact your regional representative. 

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