Products & Markets

Innovation and quality

In the pharmaceuticals market, we stand for innovative therapies focusing on people: Our prescription medicines – comprising mainly biopharmaceuticals – are used in neurodegenerative diseases, oncology, fertility, endocrinology, cardiometabolic diseases and general medicine. Our consumer health range comprises over-the-counter pharmaceuticals to address mobility, women’s and children’s health, cough and cold, as well as everyday health protection.
In the chemicals business, our brand name stands for premium quality and reliability, for innovation and customer proximity. Our portfolio of high-tech chemicals comprises liquid crystals for LC displays of flat-panel televisions, notebooks and mobile telephones, LED and OLED materials for lighting, materials for solar panels, effect pigments, as well as active ingredients and excipients for cosmetic, food and pharmaceutical products, effect pigments and functional materials for coatings, printing and plastics, as well as high-purity specialty chemicals for the electronics industry. With our life science tools we offer technologies, tools and solutions for customers in life science research as well as biotech and pharmaceutical production.

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Performance Materials

EMD Millipore


Publication of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.
In the United States and Canada the subsidiaries of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany operate under the umbrella brand EMD.
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Combating fatigue

Fatigue due to factors such as not enough sleep or an unbalanced diet is a major problem. Omnibionta 3 All Day Energy is addressing this problem.

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Anti-aging products for the skin

By the time we are in our mid-30s, the first wrinkles reveal the years that have already gone by. For most people, this is not really a reason to rejoice. What people can do to maintain a youthful complexion.

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Innovative data security

Attempts to steal business-critical data are generally perpetrated by hackers. However, such actions are sometimes committed by employees. A special software protects our IT systems.

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