Tag: Novozymes

Novozymes launches Myco-protein Innovation Call platform

Novozymes launches Myco-protein Innovation Call platform

September 26, 2021 |

In Denmark, Novozymes launched the Myco-protein Innovation Call, a global platform to cultivate new business collaborations to scale up the most promising innovations and ideas around how to use fungi as a source of protein as a way to rethink the way we manufacture and source protein globally. Novozymes has created a space where companies […]

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New Novozymes enzyme expands role of bioingredients for laundry detergents

New Novozymes enzyme expands role of bioingredients for laundry detergents

September 19, 2021 |

In Denmark, Novozymes launched the natural and biodegradable detergent ingredient Pristine, a phosphodiesterase enzyme (PDE) that breaks down grime, dirt and odor and even prevents it from latching onto fabrics in the first place. Pristine addresses some of biggest unsolved consumer challenges within the laundry category, tackling malodor and discoloration at the source. “This is […]

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Novozymes hits milestone in Advanced Protein Solutions, delivers 9% organic sales growth in Q2

Novozymes hits milestone in Advanced Protein Solutions, delivers 9% organic sales growth in Q2

August 15, 2021 |

In Denmark, Novozymes reaches a strategic milestone in the implementation of its strategy with a significant entry into Advanced Protein Solutions, which builds on a portfolio of biotech solutions in the food and beverage areas. The investment follows the agreement by Novozymes to enter a long-term contract with an anchor customer and key player in […]

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Novozymes to launch Innova Element yeast platform at FEW

Novozymes to launch Innova Element yeast platform at FEW

July 7, 2021 |

In Iowa, at the Fuel Ethanol Workshop (FEW), the world’s largest ethanol event, Novozymes will be introducing two advanced technologies, in yeast and fiber, that have significant potential to achieve this and more. Innova Element is the latest addition to Novozymes’ ambitious Innova yeast platform that was launched less than three years ago and has […]

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DOE awards over $65M to Praj, Novozymes, Invizyne, others to commercialize promising tech

DOE awards over $65M to Praj, Novozymes, Invizyne, others to commercialize promising tech

June 27, 2021 |

In Washington, D.C., the U.S. Department of Energy awarded over $30 million in federal funding, matched by over $35 million in private sector funds, for 68 projects that will accelerate the commercialization of promising energy technologies, and includes Praj Industries’ for SAF, Marrone Bio and NREL for biogas bioreactors, Invizyne, Novozymes and others. The projects […]

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Carbios acquires entire stake of Carbiolice for polymer biodegradation tech

Carbios acquires entire stake of Carbiolice for polymer biodegradation tech

June 13, 2021 |

News came from Carbios, the French biotech company pioneering new enzymatic solutions to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and textile polymers, that they acquired shares of a joint venture, Carbiolice – which strengthens its capacity to develop its activities on polymers biodegradation beyond PLA (polylactic acid). You may recall that in May, Carbios raised about […]

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Novozymes teams with FMC on bio-based crop protection solutions

Novozymes teams with FMC on bio-based crop protection solutions

March 10, 2021 |

In Denmark, Novozymes is entering the biocontrol segment of agriculture with promising enzyme-based technology – expanding beyond its current base of microbial products and innovation. The new technology has broad potential to control major pests that impact the agricultural industry and are responsible for billions of dollars of damages each year. As part of the […]

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Novozymes, FMC sign biocontrol deal

Novozymes, FMC sign biocontrol deal

February 1, 2021 |

In Denmark, enzymes leader Novozymes and leading pesticides firm FMC have announced a partnership in the biocontrol segment. Under the terms of the deal, the two companies have agreed to codevelop and commercialize biological enzyme-based crop protection solutions focusing on FMC’s diamide insecticide technology, as well as a biocontrol solution for Asian Soybean Rust (ASR), […]

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Hot50 companies lead in investments, moving forward in 2021 – iwi’s $10M investment, $73M valuation, Green Plains invests in Fluid Quip, Neste acquiring stake in Alterra Energy

Hot50 companies lead in investments, moving forward in 2021 – iwi’s $10M investment, $73M valuation, Green Plains invests in Fluid Quip, Neste acquiring stake in Alterra Energy

January 11, 2021 |

Looking for some good news? Well, look no further as hot off the press is good news from several Hot50 winners starting with plant-based omega-3 pioneers, Qualitas Health, DBA iwi, which has secured $10 million in venture funds at a $73 million post-money valuation, to accelerate growth and build their unique plant-based protein. And Fluid […]

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European Investment Bank lends Novozymes $122M for R&D

European Investment Bank lends Novozymes $122M for R&D

December 28, 2020 |

In Denmark, the European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a $122 million loan with Novozymes. The financing will support the company’s R&D investment plans for the coming years, and will mainly benefit R&D activities for discovering and producing enzymes that can be used in both industrial and home activities, reducing the need for traditional chemical products. […]

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