Former U.S. Army Captain and Truman Project Executive Director Mike Breen addressed the 2014 Algae Biomass Summit

Former U.S. Army Captain and Truman Project Executive Director Mike Breen addressed the 2014 Algae Biomass Summit October 1, highlighting the role that advanced biofuels, like algae, can play in strengthening our national security. Continue reading Former U.S. Army Captain and Truman Project Executive Director Mike Breen addressed the 2014 Algae Biomass Summit

Antibacterial material made with algae

Consumers concerned about the safety of silver ions in antibacterial and odor-free clothing will soon have a proven safe alternative thanks to ultra-thin thread and a substance found naturally in red algae. The use of silver ions for antibacterial textiles has been a matter of debate worldwide.

Sweden’s national agency for chemical Continue reading Antibacterial material made with algae

Treatment plant scrutinized for algae growth in Rogue River

Medford’s wastewater treatment plant is considered a likely — but not necessarily the only — source of nutrients that are harming water insects and causing unhealthy algae growth in the Rogue River immediately downstream of the plant’s outflow and elsewhere in the Continue reading Treatment plant scrutinized for algae growth in Rogue River