Cookie policy

Novozymes’ website is owned and controlled by:

Novozymes A/S
Krogshoejvej 36
DK-2880 Bagsvaerd

This Cookie Policy explains how we use cookies on our website 

This website, (“the Website”), uses cookies to improve the functionality of the site by collecting information about website usage. Some cookies are necessary for the site to function properly, and for us to gain a better understanding of potential areas of improvement so as to continually improve the relevance of and accessibility to the content we and you provide on the platform. 

As such, cookies provide us with more detailed tracking to finetune our web site usage reports. However, this information will only be used internally within the Novozymes group and will not be shared with any external stakeholders or be public at any time or transferred to third parties.

Some cookies are set by third parties for website analytics, tracking and online-advertising purposes.

Cookie policy

Novozymes makes an effort to offer a transparent website with the content that is most relevant to you. In order to do this, we use technologies that can collect, process and sort information regarding how you and other visitors use ("The Website”).

Processing personal data by the use of cookies

Novozymes’ use of cookies may include processing of your personal data, and we therefore recommend that you also read our privacy policy:

When you visit the Website the first time, you are requested to accept our use of cookies by clicking “Accept” on our cookie consent banner. If you accept all cookies, then Novozymes will use cookies as described below, unless you have opted out of cookies in your browser. If you accept only the necessary cookies, then only those cookies will be used. 

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files, which the Website places on your computer's hard drive, smartphone or other electronic device. Cookies contain information, which the Website can use, among other things, to make the communication between you and your web-browser more efficient.

Cookies can be used by Novozymes and by third-parties.

Why does Novozymes use cookies?

Novozymes uses different kinds of cookies to provide you with an optimal user-experience and service, when you use the Website. We also use cookies to collect a basis for optimizing traffic on the Website and between other websites, to deliver content tailored to your needs and for marketing purposes. See below for more information about the purposes of our use of cookies.

Third-Party Cookies 

Not only Novozymes that can place cookies on your computer's hard drive, smartphone or other electronic device, when you visit the Websites. Third parties may also place cookies on your device, read more under "Which cookies does Novozymes use and for which purposes?".

Other third-party cookies

It is also possible to use other third-party services on the Website, and these services may also use cookies. You can choose to block third party cookies in your browser - as mentioned below, or you may have chosen to do so when you visited the Website the first time. There may be functions on the Website that you cannot use, if you choose to block third party cookies in your browser. You will receive an error message that states how you are able to change your settings for third party cookies, thus enabling you to complete the desired actions.

Temporary and Permanent cookies

There are basically two types of cookies, "temporary" cookies and "permanent" cookies. The temporary cookies are linked to the current visit to the Website and are deleted automatically, when you close your web browser. In contrast, permanent cookies will be stored on your equipment. Permanent cookies delete themselves after a certain period but will be renewed every time you visit the Websites.

How long do cookies survive?

Lifetime of a cookie varies, and you can see the full list of expiry terms for all cookies in the table below. When they expire, they are deleted from your PC. The time when they are scheduled to expire is calculated from the last date you visited the homepage. 

How to avoid and delete cookies?

If you do not want Novozymes to place or read cookies on your equipment, you have the possibility of opting out of cookies in your browser, where you can choose which cookies that should be allowed, blocked or deleted.  As user, you need to be aware that the Websites might not function optimally if you delete or block cookies.

You can modify or withdraw your consent to cookies at any time by changing your cookie settings below. Please note that your modification or withdrawal of consent will not delete cookies already placed on your PC. 

If you wish to remove the cookies that are already on your equipment, and you are using a PC and a newer browser, you can press CTRL + SHIFT + DELETE simultaneously. If this shortcut does not work, you can find the support pages for the most commonly used browsers as well as a link to delete flash-cookies here:

You can choose to not receive cookies from Google Analytics here.

Which cookies does Novozymes use and for which purposes?

Listed below are the cookies that Novozymes uses on the Websites as well as the purpose(s) for using the cookies and their expiry:

Name Provider Purpose Expires
_ga Google Analytics Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website 2 years
_gat Google Tag Manager Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate a minute
_gid Google Analytics a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website a day
AMP_TOKEN Google Analytics Contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. 30 seconds to 1 year
_hjIncludedInSample Hotjar This cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate Heatmaps, Funnels, Recordings, etc. 1 year
visitor_id<accountid> Pardot The visitor cookie includes a unique visitor ID and the unique identifier for your account. This cookie is set for visitors by the Pardot tracking code. 10 years
pi_opt_in Pardot Track if Opt-in preferences is enabled. 10 years
visitor_id-hash Pardot Track visitor hash cookie that contains the account ID and stores a unique hash. 10 years
lpv Pardot This LPV cookie is set to keep Pardot from tracking multiple page views on a single asset over a 30-minute session. 10 years
pardot Pardot A session cookie named pardot is set in your browser while you’re logged in to Pardot as a user. The cookie denotes an active user session and isn’t set on a visitor’s browser. 10 years


If you have questions, comments or complaints about Novozymes’ use of cookies or the information provided in this regard, please contact us:

By phone: +45 4446 0000

By email

By letter to: Novozymes A/S, Krogshoejvej 36, DK-2880 Bagsvaerd, Denmark