Industry Group: Chemicals
Novozymes is the world leader in industrial enzymes. In recent years, the company has expanded into micro-organisms, primarily for agricultural markets. The firm supplies five major industry groups: household care, food and beverages, bioenergy, agriculture and feed, and technical and pharma. Its biological solutions create value for its customers by improving yield efficiency and performance, while saving energy and generating less waste. The company is headquartered in Denmark.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Chemicals 5 out of 540
Global Universe 1462 out of 15059
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Novozymes A/S's Exposure is Medium
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Novozymes A/S's Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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