Novozymes North America, Inc.

Novozymes is a biotech company with a strong focus on enzyme production. We are committed to changing the very foundations of our industrial system for the better by using industrial biotechnology. Novozymes’ biotechnology enables everything from the removal of trans-fats in food to advancements in renewable energy sources.

  • Green agriculture
  • Green products
  • Green tech
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Novozymes is the world leader in bioinnovation. Together with customers across a broad array of industries we create tomorrow’s industrial biosolutions, improving our customers’ business and the use of our planet’s resources. By providing the most advanced, dependable, and well-supported solutions available Novozymes helps customers to lead the way to a future powered by renewable energy. Bioenergy is one of our core focus areas. Novozymes offers the leading technology platform for biofuel production, and is the leading enzyme provider for ethanol enzymes in all regions where we operate. The bioenergy industry is constantly evolving toward the goal of completely renewable power. By providing the most advanced, dependable, and well-supported solutions available Novozymes helps customers to lead the way to realizing this goal.

We use biotechnology to challenge traditional thinking in order to find sustainable solutions.

In other words, we ask the world to “Rethink Tomorrow.” With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations improve industrial performance and safeguard the world’s resources by offering superior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.

Our vision is a future where our biological solutions create the necessary balance between better business, cleaner environment, and better lives.

Long-term targets

  • Annual organic sales growth of more than 10%
  • EBIT margin of more than 24%
  • Annual return of invested capital of more than 22%
  • Enable a 75 million ton reduction in CO2 emissions by 2015 through our customers’ application of our products
  • Reduce our CO2 emissions by 50% by 2015 compared to 2005
  • Be recognized as a global leader within sustainability
  • Be a preferred employer globally

As a pioneer and leader in the bioenergy industry, Novozymes provides customers with advanced bioinnovation solutions that set new standards for performance and viability. We offer a broad portfolio of robust, high-yielding enzymes for all areas of biofuel production that are second to none in terms of performance, quality, and reliability. Customers can also expect timely deliveries and unmatched technical support driven by our substantial industry experience and proven expertise.

Our never-ending exploration of nature’s potential is evidenced by over 6,500 patents, showing what is possible when nature and technology join forces.

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