Save 100 million tons of CO2 by 2020

Save 100 million tons of CO2 by 2020

  • Overview


    Novozymes is a Danish biotechnology company that produces a wide range of industrial enzymes and microorganisms. Novozymes’ biological solutions enable customers to produce more using less energy, water and other raw materials than in conventional production processes. In a biological production process, customers can replace harsh chemicals, for instance, and minimize the use of scarce resources.

    Commitment Target(s)
    • 2020 – Save 100 million tons of CO2 emissions by 2020 throughout all of our operations globally (scope 1 and 2 emissions).

    • Sustainable Development Goals
      7. Affordable and clean energy; 11. Sustainable cities and communities; 12. Responsible consumption and production; 13. Climate action; 14. Life below water; 15. Life on land
      Issue areas
      Biodiversity; Climate Change; Energy; Principle 7; Principle 8; Principle 9
      Industry sector(s) that apply to this commitment
      Not applicable
      Country(s) where this commitment will be implemented


      Names of committing organisations

      Note: All organisations listed above are accountable for the commitment made. These organisations are required to complete an annual communication on progress for the duration of the commitment, either jointly or individually, as laid out in the accountability section of the submission form.