a transformative innovation to improve nutritional uptake in poultry. Balancius™ enables farmers to use less feed to raise an animal.
Total sales in 2018 were DKK 14,390 million, an increase of 4% organically and a decrease of 1% in DKK. Bioenergy and Food & Beverages were the main contributors to organic sales growth.
The EBIT margin was 28.3%, 0.4 percentage point higher than in 2017. Excluding the one-time costs incurred in 2017 relating to organizational changes and the divestment of Albumedix, the EBIT margin in 2018 was 0.7 percentage point lower than in 2017.
Energy from renewable sources accounted for 23% of our total energy consumption in 2018. In Denmark and Brazil, we purchase our electricity from renewable sources.
Our enzymes improve e.g. softness and freshness in bread production
Our solutions save time, water and energy and reduce use of chemicals in textile production
Our enzymes improve efficiency in paper mills and help reduce use of chemicals