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Microbes: Invisible life forces that hold the key to our future

Without microbes, there would have been no life as we know it on this planet. They are helping us humans live better lives. And they are the key to a sustainable future.

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The battle on food waste: Good vs bad microbes

Did you know that more than 800 million people suffer from hunger worldwide? And that one third of all food is wasted. It's not just the food that's wasted; it's also the water, animal feed, fertilizer, and electricity used to produce it.

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Soapers can now give consumers environmentally friendly whiteness and brightness maintenance

Novonesis is launching Luminous® – a biological alternative to petroleum-based technologies for maintaining whiteness and brightness of fabrics.

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Legacy Novozymes delivers solid last full-year results

Legacy Novozymes is delivering solid growth and earnings in a year characterized by changing market demands, with 6% organic sales growth in Q4 and 5% in 2023. This marks the last financial reporting from legacy Novozymes, and the new company, Novonesis, is already a reality.

The combination of Novozymes and Chr. Hansen is now successfully completed, creating Novonesis – a leading global biosolutions partner

Today, the proposed combination of the legacy companies Novozymes and Chr. Hansen is successfully completed, establishing the company Novonesis. Novonesis is a world-leading biosolutions partner for better business, healthier lives, and a healthier planet. The combined company brings together 10,000 people worldwide and an expertise that spans more than 30 different industries. Novonesis is already assisting companies around the world in meeting both business needs and the needs of the planet.

Novozymes and Chr. Hansen announce name of future combined company; Novonesis

Novozymes and Chr. Hansen have announced that the name of the future combined company will be ‘Novonesis’. Novonesis means ‘A new beginning’ and derives from the Greek word ‘genesis’. The name reflects a new era of biosolutions where innovation in biological sciences and technology will offer solutions to solve some of the biggest challenges facing humanity.

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