Dr. W. Kolb AG and Kolb Distribution Ltd. received Swissmedic's manufacturing and trade permits for polysorbate-80. This product is offered to customers under the name of Hedisan-80. Swissmedic is the Swiss Agency for the licensing and monitoring of therapeutic products.
In the coming months Kolb will produce the validation batches and these will be tested for stability according to ICH guidelines. Samples of these validation batches will become available for customer approval in April 2018.