Terms of use

Creating an Account

To participate you need to use social login using your real name and identity. You need to be minimum 18 years old and of age. HelloScience reserves the right to block any user where we have reasons to believe that a false identity has been used.


Code of Conduct

You agree not to post material that violates the rights of others, including but not limited to confidentiality obligations, copyright, and industrial property rights. You agree to keep a respectful tone, and not to submit irrelevant or hostile content or comments. HelloScience reserves the right to refuse access, and HelloScience may block existing access without notice if your behaviour on HelloScience is objectionable.



HelloScience believes that solutions to complex problems require input from diverse groups, and that very valuable knowledge can be exchanged in an open and collaborative spirit without the need for confidentiality restrictions. If you are mainly interested in traditional bilateral development under confidentiality, you must contact Novozymes directly.


Ideas That Fall Outside a Challenge

HelloScience will try to publish challenges which are suited for open innovation projects. If you post ideas that fall outside the challenges, HelloScience reserves the right to remove your posts to another part of the website or to save it for a later challenge.



The information on the website are provided “as is” without warranties of any kind. HelloSciece does not guarantee the correctness, accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information, and does not assume any liability under tort or contract law or any other legal theory for losses or failures of any kind related to the use of the information. HelloScience is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to or from the website. The information on the website does not constitute specific advice or recommendations.


Law and Venue

The website and any use thereof are governed exclusively by Danish law without regard to rules on choice of law. Any disputes arising out of or in connection with the website shall be referred to the jurisdiction of the Danish ordinary courts.


Privacy Policy

HelloScience is owned and controlled by:

Novozymes A/S Krogshoejvej 36
DK-2880 Bagsvaerd, Denmark


This privacy policy explains how HelloScience processes your personal information.

HelloScience is committed to protecting the privacy of any information we may collect from our online community and visitors.


We are committed to high standards for integrity and compliance. Such standards include a commitment to protect personal data being processed in the course of our business in accordance with applicable law on privacy & data protection, including the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

Your data will always be processed in a fair and transparent manner in compliance with the law. It will be retained for as long as your personal data is deemed relevant for the purpose for which they were collected.


Cookie Policy

HelloScience 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:

HelloScience’s use of cookies may include processing of your personal data, and we therefore recommend that you also read our privacy policy: [link]

By using the Website, you accept that HelloScience uses cookies as described below, unless you have opted out of cookies in your browser.


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.

When you visit the Website, you will automatically receive one or more cookies. Some cookies are placed by us, while other cookies are placed by third parties.


Why does HelloScience use cookies?

HelloScience 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 optimising traffic on the Website and between other websites. See below for more information about the purposes of our use of cookies.


Third Party Cookies

It is not only HelloScience that can place cookies on your computer´s hard drive, smartphone or other electronic device, when you visit the Website. Third parties may also place cookies on your device, read more under “What cookies does HelloScience use and for what 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. 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 & “permanent” cookies; 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 Website.


How to avoid and delete cookies?

If you do not want HelloScience 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 Website might  not function optimally if you delete or block cookies.

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:

Internet Explorer

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome


Flash cookies


If you have any concerns or questions concerning the processing of personal data within the Novozymes group of companies, please contact us here.

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