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Novozymes releases advanced suite of biofuels enzymes

Novozymes releases advanced suite of biofuels enzymes

February 22, 2017 |

In Denmark, Novozymes announces the launch of the Spirizyme T Portfolio, an advanced suite of glucoamylase enzymes with trehalase and other yield enhancing activities that provide the most total sugar conversion in the industry. Trehalase is an enzyme that converts trehalose, a type of sugar that cannot be fermented to ethanol, to glucose, which is […]

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Novozymes gets 6% jump in organic sales for Q4 2016, but layoffs loom

Novozymes gets 6% jump in organic sales for Q4 2016, but layoffs loom

January 22, 2017 |

In Denmark, Novozymes reported that it will lay off 198 employees after reporting 2016 organic sales growth of 2% organically and by 1% in DKK, primarily driven by Agriculture & Feed and Technical & Pharma. The EBIT margin improved by 0.2 percentage points to 27.9%, and EBIT grew by 2%. Net profit increased by 8%. […]

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Leaf Resources teams with Novozymes to boost yields of cellulosic sugar production

Leaf Resources teams with Novozymes to boost yields of cellulosic sugar production

December 8, 2016 |

In Australia, Leaf Resources announced a collaboration with Novozymes, the world’s largest producer of industrial enzymes, to further increase the yields and efficiency associated with Leaf Resources’ innovative biomass conversion technology. GLYCELL is a unique combination of well-established process engineering and advanced chemistry. The GLYCELL technology operates at low temperature and pressure, and uses crude […]

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Novozymes expands in India

Novozymes expands in India

November 20, 2016 |

In Denmark, Novozymes has obtained land on a long-term lease in the Patalganga industrial area near Mumbai on India’s west coast. With an initial investment of approximately DKK 300 million the company plans to establish a new enzyme production and supply chain facility that is expected to be ready for operation in 2018 and will […]

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Novozymes launches Fermax to prevent foam development during cane ethanol production

Novozymes launches Fermax to prevent foam development during cane ethanol production

November 9, 2016 |

In Denmark, Novozymes recently launched Fermax, an enzyme protease that prevents foam development during the sugarcane ethanol fermentation process, while delivering improved control and replacing chemicals. For an average size plant, trialing partners also experienced a cost reduction of up to 20 percent when using Fermax, as compared with use of chemicals. Foam develops during […]

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Suds-be-gone: Novozymes launches world-first biological foam control for sugarcane ethanol 

Suds-be-gone: Novozymes launches world-first biological foam control for sugarcane ethanol 

November 8, 2016 |

In Denmark, Novozymes launched Fermax, an enzyme protease that prevents foam development during the sugarcane ethanol fermentation process, while delivering improved control and replacing chemicals. In trials, partners also experienced a cost reduction of up to 20 percent when using Fermax, compared to using chemicals. Why foam? Foam develops during the fermentation process as the […]

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Strategic Intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Novozymes, P&G

Strategic Intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Novozymes, P&G

September 21, 2016 |

This season, The Digest is hosting the Strategic Intent webinar series, looking at the plans, progress and future milestones of strategic stakeholders in the Advanced Bioeconomy. In this slide deck, we looked at Novozymes and Procter & Gamble and their direct investments, partnerships and alliances with companies both heralded and unknown.

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Novozymes on Novozymes: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to Novozymes’ Q2 results

Novozymes on Novozymes: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to Novozymes’ Q2 results

August 10, 2016 |

In Denmark, Novozymes reported its Q2 earnings and updated its outlook for the rest of 2016. Headlines?  Sales grew by 3% organically in the first half, EBIT was on par, and the EBIT margin was 27.2%, also on par with the first half of 2015. Restructuring costs hit the EBIT margins. Profit was up nicely. […]

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Novozymes, DONG Energy sign pact for biological waste sorting

Novozymes, DONG Energy sign pact for biological waste sorting

July 3, 2016 |

In Denmark, Novozymes have agreed that Novozymes will deliver enzymes for the coming DONG Energy REnescience plant in Northwich in the North West of England. It will be the first full-scale bio plant in the world capable of handling household waste by means of enzymes. The REnescience plant in Northwich is expected to be operational […]

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Novozymes restructures — three new customer-facing divisions

Novozymes restructures — three new customer-facing divisions

February 14, 2016 |

In Denmark, Novozymes has formed itself into three divisions: Household Care & Technical Industries, Agriculture & Bioenergy and Food & Beverages. The aim of the organizational change is to enhance Novozymes’ ability to deliver more innovation to customers with more speed and commercial impact. Furthermore, Novozymes wishes to strengthen its technology and market leadership through […]

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