our experience is your solution


Our business is microbial custom manufacturing
About Us


Microbial Contract Development & Manufacturing

Capua BioServices is the largest, beta-lactam free, independent microbial custom development and manufacturing organization in Europe with 1400 m3 fermentation capacity and 200.000 m2 site area.

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cGMP Manufacturing

Capua BioServices has dedicated manufacturing areas for pharmaceutical products. The site operates under cGMP and is FDA approved since 1970. We are annually audited by FDA or AIFA (EMA).

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Food-grade Manufacturing

Capua BioServices has dedicated manufacturing areas for technical (incl ATEX) and food-grade products. We are GFSI (FSSC 22.000) and ISO 14001 certified and can manage kosher (OU), halal (HFFIA) and allergen free quality requirements.


Microbial Contract Development & Manufacturing


Capua BioServices is a global provider of high-quality services in the field of custom microbial process development and manufacturing. We offer dedicated solutions for proteins, specialty small molecules and microorganisms focused on applications in pharma and food, for clients in Europe as well as United States.

We are the largest, independent, beta-lactam free microbial contract manufacturing facility located in Europe, with a total fermentation capacity of about 1400 m3. Our company is headquartered in Capua, nearby Naples (South of Italy) with approximately 230 highly skilled employees.

Over the past 60 years, we have built our track record based on our extensive experience in working with a variety of bacterial, yeast and fungal processes from lab (2L, 15L) to pilot (15L, 3 m3) to commercial scale (from 3 m3 to 35 m3 up to 100m3). At Capua BioServuces, the key to joint success is based on people, dedication and expertise. 



Code of Ethics

Actions based on values

Capua BioServices is clearly committed to our ethical principles that distinguish our way of doing business, which is not only limited to compliance with the laws and regulations in force, but is inspired by the values we daily pursue as integrity, loyalty, honesty and a strong sense of responsibility and gratitude towards our partners, stakeholders and the community in which we operate.

Our Code of Ethics consists of 12 principles that form the guidelines of our Conduct of Business for everybody working with us, representing our values.

Anyone, while maintaining anonymity, is asked to report any violation or suspected violation of the principles contained in our Code of Ethics through this email address ODV@capuabioservices.com.

- Code of Ethics- English
- Codice Etico- Italiano
- Modello di organizzazione gestione e controllo- Italiano


To be THE partner of choice for microbial manufacturing

Our experience is your solution

Capua BioServices has more than 60 years of experience in delivering fermentation based products for pharma and food. We have proven process development and scale-up know-how for a variety of bacterial, yeast and fungal processes. The average company seniority of our employees is over 15 years. The company management team consists of highly skilled experts with an average industry experience of more than 10 years.

Capacity & Capability

We are the largest, beta-lactam free manufacturing site in Europe with 1400 m3 fermentation capacity and 200.000 m2 site area. Our site includes a.o. QC laboratory, pilot laboratory, pilot plant, 2 main fermentation plants (28 fermenters in total), 8 down-stream processing plants, spray-drying facility, waste-water treatment, warehouse and utility park. We have the capability to run multiple projects in parallel: from lab to pilot to commercial scale.

People & Dedication

Our focus is to dedicating people to work together; providing access to the right expertise, at the right time, in a reliable and confidential manner. Capua BioServices has the experts to manage complex and high-demanding projects, while maintaining flexibility within the project. We have over 230 highly skilled employees; of which over 37% has a university/college degree. 

Investing in partnerships

Capua BioServices aims to build strategic partnerships with its clients. Since July 2015 we have continuously invested in both operational and capital expenditure projects to increase our capacity and flexibility for both pharma and food-grade manufacturing. We are a trusted, long-term partner to leading companies such as DSM, Centrient Pharmaceuticals and FrieslandCampina and many more.


Pharma, Food and Biotech


Custom Development & Manufacturing

Capua BioServices is a multi-purpose facility, offering custom microbial process development and manufacturing services, including spray-drying services. 

We focus on servicing emerging up to multinational clients who are active in pharma, food and biotech industry and ideally located in Europe or US.

Our facility operates under cGMP, Food and ISO standards. Our teams operate on a 24-hour, 7-days/week schedule throughout the year.


Capua BioServicesTM
Strada Statale Appia 46/48 | 81043 Capua (Caserta) - Italy

Phone: +39 0823 628111 - +39 0823 628323
Fax: +39 0823 628393