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Heppe Medical Chitosan GmbH

Heppe Medical Chitosan GmbH is a dynamic and innovative company in the interesting chitin and chitosan. For a number of years its employees have been working on the refinement of natural raw materials into high-purity structure and bond-creating materials.

Today Heppe Medical Chitosan GmbH produces high-purity chitin, chitosan and their derivatives for further processing in various products and product applications.

The company has three main areas of business:

  • the production of chitin and chitosan for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries,
  • the production of chitosan specialties as a custom manufacturer and
  • the research department.

We offer purchasers from cosmetics- and pharmaceutical industry its specific chitosan.  As a German company we value our promise of quality and ensure our customers long-term delivery ability. Our precisely differentiated classification system means economies of time and money to our customers in industry and scientific research.

Congress and fairs

Meet us in person 2024:

  • 14th PBP World Meeting/ Research Pharm, Vienna, Austria, 18.-21.03.2024
  • EPNOE Workshop on Analytics of Polysaccharides, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland, 25.-26.06.2024
  • CPHI, Milan, Italy, 08.-10.10.2024
  • MEDICA 2024, Düsseldorf, Germany, 11.-14.11.2024

To arrange an appointment please contact Katja Richter via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


  • 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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