Saccharification

From dextrins to sugars – better, faster, and smarter saccharification with Novozymes’ robust and high-yielding glucoamylases.

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Saccharification enzymes are used on liquefied starch-containing substrates to produce sugars for fermentation. Our customized Spirizyme® glucoamylases are the most advanced saccharification solutions available today and the leading industry choice in plant start-ups and established operations. They provide maximum starch conversion and consistent fermentation across variable mash and plant conditions. 

Starch can't hide from our saccharification enzymes, which provide many benefits:

  • Rapid glucose generation
  • More complete starch conversion 
  • Greater operational flexibility
  • Reliable performance
  • Increased ethanol yield 

We know that great products are not always enough – and Novozymes has the industry experience and expertise that are the keys to achieving reliable, consistent performance. When you partner with us, you will get the most advanced technologies and the support to make them work for you.