Novozymes produces a wide range of industrial enzymes and microorganisms, providing innovative answers to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Enzymes are proteins that act as catalysts - when one substance needs to be transformed into another, nature uses enzymes to speed up the process.
Customers use enzymes as catalysts in the manufacture of a wide variety of products, including ethanol, sugar, beer and bread, where the enzymes are not part of the end product. Novozymes helps customers get ahead of changing demand while helping them achieve flexibility and efficiency. By improving production processes, customers get more out of their raw materials, use less water and energy, and ultimately bring healthier options and more nutrition to consumers across the world. By using enzymes manufactured by Novozymes, customers gain access to the latest innovations from the largest enzyme research and development group in the world.