ST. LOUIS – June 10, 2013 – Novozymes today announced the launch of new enzyme technology that can increase ethanol yield from corn by up to 5%. The technology also increases corn oil extraction by 13%, while saving 8% energy.
High yield, low risk
Avantec was introduced in October 2012 and has been well received in the U.S. ethanol industry.
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