Leaf is the business unit of Lesaffre dedicated to the worldwide sales and market development of value-added fermentation solutions for bioethanol and bio-based chemicals producers.

Ethanol Red®

#1 yeast among conventional bioethanol producers, Ethanol Red® tolerates high ethanol levels and is ideal for the production of industrial ethanol from starch substrates with a final ethanol concentration of up to 18% (v/v). Displaying a higher yield in ethanol than other yeasts, even at high temperatures Ethanol Red® is also suitable for Very High Gravity (VHG) (up to 36% dry matter) and Simultaneous Saccharification and Fermentation (SSF) processes.