Merck Specialities Private Limited

Merck Specialities Private Limited is the Indian sales organization of the global Merck Group of Darmstadt, Germany. It supplies the Indian market with high-quality pharmaceutical and chemical products.  Established in 2005, this subsidiary is wholly owned by Merck KGaA.
Facts & Figures
Managing Director Dr. Claus-Dieter-Boedecker
Number of employees Nearly 500 as of June 2013
Major products - Pharmaceuticals Oncology (Erbitux™), Neurodegenerative diseases (Rebif™), Endocrinology (Saizen® for growth hormone disorders), Fertility (Gonal f, Luveris®, Ovitrelle®, Crinone®, Cetrotide®)
Major products – Chemicals Life science research, Bioprocessing, Lab water purification and filtration; as well as specialty chemicals for the pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and food industries, reagents and test kits.
Corporate Responsibility Merck Millipore, a division of Merck, through its Water & Food Analytics division, has been working with the Public Health & Engineering Department (PHED) of West Bengal on its Rural Drinking Water Quality Monitoring & Surveillance Programme.

This project was initiated in collaboration with UNICEF and uses Merck Millipore’s water testing systems for identifying chemical and microbiological contamination, including arsenic and fluoride, in surface and ground water of the rural areas in the state.

Over 12 lakh (1.2 million) people have benefited from this initiative in which Merck has helped the PHED set up water testing laboratories and even impart training to young engineers and villagers for testing water in their areas.

Today, the solutions provided by Merck serve as a reference to all state run projects for rural water quality monitoring.


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Tel.: +91 22 66639800


5th Floor, Shiv Sagar Estate ‘A’, Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai – 400 018 India
Tel.: +91 22 6660 9000
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Pioneering work for allergy patients

Whether allergies are due to heredity, environmental pollution or excessive hygiene, they are troublesome illnesses of the immune system whose effects should not be underestimated.

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Partnerships for better early diagnosis

Few people know the symptoms of a head and neck tumor. Merck is therefore supporting head and neck tumor awareness week again this year.

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Honeybees sweeten “Go Green” initiative

In the town of Aubonne on the north side of Lake Geneva in Switzerland, Merck Serono employees produce not only cutting-edge biotechnological medicines, but their own honey too.

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