Production & Manufacturing

Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S - Insulin Human and Benzalkonium Chloride Products

Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S is a Novo Nordisk company that specialises in the supply of ingredients for the biopharmaceutical and pharmaceutical industries, such as insulin human for cell culture media and cGMP manufactured quaternary ammonium compounds (usually referred to as quats) such as benzalkonium chloride, cetrimide and cetrimonium bromide.

For our Insulin Human products we offer:

  • Insulin from the largest manufacturer worldwide
  • Ph.Eur. and USP compliance
  • Full traceability
  • Flexibility
  • Pure and animal free cGMP product
  • Several manufacturing sites
  • Safety stock at multiple secured locations
  • Five years shelf life
  • Multi-ton scale production and capacity
  • Robust risk mitigation strategy to secure supply safety

For our cGMP manufactured quats we offer:

  • Global regulatory compliance
  • Manufacture in accordance with the highest GMP standards on the market, the ICH Guide Q7 for active pharmaceutical ingredients
  • High purity products
  • Analyses according to multicompendial pharmacopoeias BP, Ph.Eur., USP/NF and JP
  • Regulatory documentation


As an approved supplier by a large number of global leading pharmaceutical companies, Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S can assure full traceability and reliability of the raw materials. We have a well-developed management system, allowing tracing where the raw materials are used. We also have close contact with our suppliers and can meet with customer requested specifications. For us, reliability is not just in the system but also in the mindset of our employees.

The company was first established in 1949. It was acquired by Novo Nordisk, a Danish healthcare company and world leader in diabetes care, in 1986 and has been part of the pharmaceutical group since then. The group's core values are essentially about a patient centred approach. It is also about striving for excellence, being accountable to customers and stakeholders and for being at the forefront of innovation.


Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S comprises today 150 employees divided into research and development, quality assurance, regulatory affairs, production and environment, and sales and customer service. As a Novo Nordisk company, we believe in respect for all our employees and in creating a healthy working environment. Most important of all, we never compromise on quality and business ethics and this applies to everyone who works for the company.

Novo Nordisk won a Great Workplace Award in 2010 and 2011, and was ranked as the world's most sustainable company by Corporate Knights at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland in January 2012.

Insulin Human for cell culture media worldwide supplier

Novo Nordisk aims to be the best supplier of insulin for cell culture processes, in order to support the development and production of innovative biologics. Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S takes care of all sales and delivery transactions as well as technical support for Insulin Human. Novo Nordisk A/S is the world leading manufacturer of insulin. When sourcing Insulin for cell culture media from Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S, you are sourcing directly from the manufacturer.


Worldwide supplier and manufacturer of Benzalkonium Chloride

Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S keeps one step ahead of the current, global regulatory requirements, both in manufacturing (GMP, ISO), analysis (multicompendial pharmacopoeia) and documentation (CEP/COS, DMF, declarations) and run continuous updates. We only follow the highest standards, ensuring global compliance of our products.

Contact details:
Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S

Koebenhavnsvej 216
Phone: +45 5667 1000
Fax: +45 5667 1001