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Enzymes for apple and pear juices

Optimize mashing and pomace treatments

Enzymes for apple and pear juices

Increase yields and profits

Our solutions allow you to convert increased apple and pear juice yields into profits. They help you convert increased brix and polysaccharides into more valuable juice. In apple cider they deliver a higher sugar and polyphenol content. That results in improved fermentation and enhanced nutritional and sensory values. The enzymes in our portfolio are effective on both fresh and stored apples and pears.

Which product is right for you?

Find the right solution for you in our global portfolio, shown below. To find out more about products available in your region, get in touch with your local Novozymes representative.

Pectinex® Smash XXL
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Process step 1st mashing
Typical dosage/ 1,000 kg of fruit Stored fruit: 50-120 ml
Declared Activity 19,400 PECTU/g
Preservative free No
Classical strain enzyme No
Improved strain enzyme Yes
Pectinex® Ultra AFP
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Process step 2nd mashing/pomace treatment
Typical dosage/ 1,000 kg of fruit 100-300 ml
Declared Activity 10,000 PECTU/ml
Preservative free Yes
Classical strain enzyme Yes
Improved strain enzyme No
Pectinex® Ultra Mash
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Process step 1st mashing
Typical dosage/ 1,000 kg of fruit Fresh Fruit: 50-120 ml Stored Fruit: 60-130 ml
Declared Activity 9500 PECTU/g
Preservative free Yes
Classical strain enzyme Yes
Improved strain enzyme No
Pectinex® Yieldmash Plus
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Process step 1st mashing and 2nd mashing/pomace treatment.
Typical dosage/ 1,000 kg of fruit First mashing: 60–120 ml Second mashing/pomace treatment: 100-300 ml
Declared Activity 3.7 PEU/g
Preservative free No
Classical strain enzyme No
Improved strain enzyme Yes
Process step
Typical dosage/ 1,000 kg of fruit
Declared Activity
Preservative free
Classical strain enzyme
Improved strain enzyme

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What could this mean for your business?

What could this mean for your business?

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