September 23, 2014 10:05 AM ET

Chemicals

Company Overview of Danisco US Inc.

Company Overview

Danisco US Inc. develops and manufactures enzymes, specialty proteins, and biochemicals. Its products include feed additives and enzymes for pigs and poultry including Avizyme, Axtra, Phyzyme, and Porzyme; enzymes for production of fuel ethanol from starch; and biomaterials including renewably sourced fiber and monomer. The company also manufactures detergent and food enzymes. It supplies trimethylglycine for skin, hair and oral care. The company also offers animal nutrition services and software including Avicheck, service for monitoring dose of Avizyme; Betacheck, tool to reduce feed costs; and Phycheck, an application that provides customized recommendations for Phyzyme. It also offers en...

925 Page Mill Road

Palo Alto, CA 94304

United States

Founded in 1982

1,271 Employees

Phone:

650-846-7500

Key Executives for Danisco US Inc.

Vice President of Operations
Executive Vice President of Research and Development
Age: 59
Global Director of Bioactives
Vice President Intellectual Property Strategy and Chief Intellectual Property Counsel
Executive Vice President of Human Resources
Age: 52
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Danisco US Inc. Key Developments

Universal Fibers Inks Licensing Deal with DuPont Industrial Biosciences

Universal Fibers and DuPont Industrial Biosciences announced a collaboration to produce and market carpet fiber using DuPont Sorona renewably sourced polymer. The collaboration includes sales into the commercial, residential and automotive market segments. DuPont will provide its Sorona polymer to Universal Fibers for their use in producing carpet fiber to be marketed and sold under the Universal Fibers brand with DuPont Sorona.

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