DSM Wins Production Contract With Shire | April 13, 2009 Issue - Vol. 87 Issue 15 | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 87 Issue 15 | p. 20 | Concentrates
Issue Date: April 13, 2009

DSM Wins Production Contract With Shire

Department: Business

The British drug company Shire will close a plant in Owings Mills, Md., and transfer production of finished-dose drugs to DSM's contract manufacturing facility in Greenville, N.C. Products that will be moved during the next three years include Carbatrol, Intuniv, Lialda, Pentasa, and Vyvanse. DSM already produces Adderall XR and Fosrenol for Shire. According to local reports, the Shire closing will affect 260 employees.

 
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