Quality and responsibility towards all those who use our products and services is a fundamental component of our corporate strategy. We thereby take account of the great significance of quality in product safety in the health care market. Overall, we align the quality policy throughout the Group to meet criteria that at least fulfill the strict legal requirements for pharmaceutical and health care products.Assessing the risks of newly arising, previously unknown side effects of active ingredients also plays an important role in the quality of pharmaceutical products. This risk remains low for most of our products as only long-standing and researched active pharmaceutical ingredients are generally used. Of course, we have nevertheless implemented within our operations all the standard graduated plan proceedings for recording or detecting such pharmaceutical product risks throughout the Group.