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Welcome to our FIOLAX Academy!

Benefit from first-hand knowledge in the field of glass for pharmaceutial packaging and join our FIOLAX Academy. In 6 different modules you can discover the world of glass and its impact on your processes in the pharmaceutical value chain. Drug-container interaction or breakage risks are only two of the manifold topics where our longstanding glass experts share their knowledge. Learn more about target groups and all covered topics by clicking on the pictures below.
Your personal contact:
Suzann Erben
SCHOTT North America, Inc.
Business Segment Tubing
Phone: +1 (914) 831 9964

Immerse yourself in the world of glass

Join the FIOLAX Academy!

Target Audience

Managers and decision makers in the fields of
  • Top Management
  • Quality
  • Research & Development
  • Production
  • Purchasing
  • Sales
  • Primary Packaging Development

from primary glass packaging converters and pharmaceutical companies

Training Module I

Tubing Glass Basics

  • Glass basics
  • Tubing production process
  • Plant tour (if the training is held at a SCHOTT Tubing site)
  • Quality control of FIOLAX® and benefits for the converting/filling process

Training Module II

Drug-Container Interaction

  • Alkalinity and its impact
  • pH shift, Extractables and Leachables
  • Delamination
  • Protein adsorption
  • Surface treatments
  • Light protection

Training Module III

Glass Defects

  • Definition and classification of glass defects
  • Airlines, inclusion, particles
  • Stress
  • Occurrence and prevention of breakage throughout the converting/filling process

Training Module IV


  • Glass suppliers: What makes the difference?
  • How does the quality of the tubing influence the quality of the final container?
  • Tubing or molded? Glass or polymer?

Training Module V

Individual Workshop

  • FAQs
  • Mix and Match: Bring your own topics and questions to a unique knowledge transfer

Training Module VI


  • International Pharmacopoeia
  • International and national standards


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Please understand that we offer the FIOLAX Academy under consideration of internal capacities. Furthermore, we cannot offer the FIOLAX Academy to employees of any competitor due to compliance guidelines.