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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:

  • European Chitin Conference, 2017 May 31st - June 3rd, Seville, Spain
  • CPhI, 2017, October 24th - 26th, Frankfurt, Germany
  • MEDICA, 2017, November, 13rd - 16th, Düsseldorf, Germany

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


  • 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