About Novozymes in North America

Novozymes has maintained a presence in the United States since 1979 and in Canada since 2007, and the region represents the largest market for Novozymes across more than 30 industries.


Welcome to Novozymes North America.
At Novozymes, we work together with our customers and partners to deliver biotechnology solutions that improve industrial performance, preserve the planet’s resources and help build better lives. The only way we can deliver on that promise is through innovation. Every day we look for new and better ways to deliver biological solutions and build a more sustainable world. On this blog we will try to capture our innovation in the lab and in the community. Please come back often to see how we are rethinking tomorrow.

Adam Monroe,
President, Novozymes Americas

About Novozymes in North America

With its North American headquarters located in Franklinton, North Carolina, the company benefits from being part of one of the largest biotechnology centers in the country commonly known as the "Research Triangle Park."
Novozymes invests nearly 14 percent of its global revenue in research and development annually, with two of its largest research and development facilities located in Davis, CA and Franklinton, NC.
Our North America region employs more than 1,000 people across the U.S. and Canada.
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Business areas

Novozymes North America’s leading industries include biofuels, detergent, food, feed and bioagriculture. The company operates the USA’s largest multi-purpose enzyme manufacturing facility in North Carolina, and opened a second enzyme facility in Nebraska in 2012.