A huge ‘THANK YOU’ to everyone who supports our society in dealing with the current situation – and to our SCHOTT colleagues in production and logistics who are bending over backwards to keep global supply with pharmaceutical, medical and diagnostics products up and running. Stay strong, stay healthy and share confidence.
110 million a day
Vaccines are one of the main topics these days. Yet, the promise of a medication being packaged in its proper type of glass is often overlooked. Borosilicate glass, once invented by the glass pioneer Otto Schott and today supplied by several glass companies worldwide, is the industry's gold standard to package pharmaceutical drugs. Every day, apprx. 110 million injections are administered from a borosilicate glass container. The qualities of the material make it particularly suitable to store, transport, and keep drugs ready for patients.