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Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

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Tags: HMC, Christmas, New Year

Thank you for your confidence in us, your loyalty, your interest in chitosans and our work. We look forward to fruitful cooperation in the future.

We wish you and your families a very merry and blessed christmas season and good health, fortune and every success in the New Year.

Your team of HMC

HMC as a founding member of the new cluster initiative Life-Science Saxony-Anhalt

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Tags: Weinberg Campus, Life Science, LifeScience Cluster

On November 16, 2022 the supporting association of the new cluster initiative Life-Science Saxony-Anhalt was founded in the technology park Weinberg Campus. We, the Heppe Medical Chitosan GmbH, are excited to be part of it as a founding member.

Re-certification successfully passed

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Tags: 13485, ISO 13485, ISO certificate

HMC has successfully passed its re-certification to ISO 13485:2016 for the design and development, manufacture and distribution of chitin, chitosan and chitosan derivatives for medical devices. Our current certificate is valid until November 2024. You can get it in our download area.

HMC at the Weinberg Campus Accelerator Startup Meetup

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Tags: Weinberg Campus

After a two-year pandemic break, the Accelerator Startup Meetup will take place on June 14, 2022 in the Innovation Hub of the Weinberg Campus. One of the keynote speakers is our CEO Katja Richter. She will give a talk on the topic: ''From research to startup to global market leader for medical chitosans'' at 5:30 pm.

HMC at EUCHIS Webinar now on YouTube

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Tags: EUCHIS, chitosane

At the EUCHIS (European Chitin Society) webinar on the 26th of october 2021, Katja Richter, CEO of HMC, talked about the use of chitosans in medicine and the different aspects that need to be considered in terms of guidelines, qualities or proper chitosan ordering.

Congress and fairs

Meet us in person 2022:

  • EUCHIS, 2022
  • CPHI 2022
  • Medica 2022
  • Asia Pacific Chitin and Chitosan Symposium, 2022, South Korea

To arrange an appointment please contact Katja Richter via sales(at)


  • Heppe Medical Chitosan GmbH
    Heinrich-Damerow-Strasse 1
    06120 Halle (Saale)
  • Tel.: +49 (0) 345 27 996 300
    Fax: +49 (0) 345 27 996 378

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