Calanus AS certified by Friend of the Sea®


Tromsø, Norway, December 11, 2020 Friend of the Sea®, one of the leading global certification standards for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, has certified Calanus AS for harvesting of the zooplankton Calanus finmarchicus and the products derived from this huge marine resource. Calanus AS can now display the Friend of the Sea® eco-friendly label on …

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ArcticZymes Technologies divests Biotec BetaGlucans subsidiary to Lallemand


Tromsø, Norway, 14. December 2020. ArcticZymes Technologies ASA (AZT) has today entered into a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Lallemand Inc’s subsidiary, Danstar Ferment AG for the divestment of AZT’s Biotec BetaGlucans AS subsidiary (BBG) The transaction is based on an Enterprise Value of NOK 70 Million payable in cash at closing – expected end of December 2020 and which …

Jaran Rauø new Chair of Biotech North and two new board members


Biotech North held its annual meeting on Wednesday, April 16 and the Board constituted on April 23. Jaran Rauø from Marealis Innovation as new Chair and Jeanette Hammer Andersen from UiT The Arctic University of Norway continues as Vice Chair. We welcome two new board members; Olav Lanes from ArcticZymes and Morten Elde from Norinnova. We would also like to …