Value-addition in production of ethanol from macroalgae

As the quest for alternate sources of energy in the face of global warming due to fossil-fuel usage gains momentum, the focus has turned to macro algae (sea weeds) as a source of bio-fuel. A new study now demonstrates how macro algal bio mass from Gelidiella acerosa and Gracilaria dura collected from Adri Continue reading Value-addition in production of ethanol from macroalgae

New report explores the agar market – Global industry analysis and opportunity assessment 2015 – 2025

Polysaccharide agarose is easily released from the algal cell walls on boiling. Agar is mainly extracted from the algae which are known as agarophytes which belongs to the Rhodophyta (red algae) phylum. Continue reading New report explores the agar market – Global industry analysis and opportunity assessment 2015 – 2025