Groups Call on Ecover and Method to Drop Extreme Genetic Engineering Plans

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–June 2, 2014.  In an open letter released today, 17 national and international consumer, environmental, women’s health and farming groups called on leading “natural” cleaning and personal care… Continue reading Groups Call on Ecover and Method to Drop Extreme Genetic Engineering Plans

Algae Biomass Organization Comments on EPA CO2 Regulations

WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – Jun 2, 2014) – The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the algae industry, today released the following statement calling on the EPA to include Carbon Capture and Utilization strategies in rules proposed today that would limit greenhouse gas emissions from the nation’s power plants:… Continue reading Algae Biomass Organization Comments on EPA CO2 Regulations

How algae evolved into green plants — new research

In Phys.Org, Yu Yonehara notes the breakthrough research from the Tokyo Institute of Technology on the connection between early marine algae and the development of terrestrial life: “The colonisation of land by plants was a key event in the evolution of life,” point out researchers in Japan in a recent… Continue reading How algae evolved into green plants — new research