Kaohsiung police and prosecutors have seized large amounts of seaweed-based products found to have been soaked in industrial-grade ammonium aluminum sulfate and ammonium carbonate solutions.
Some 40 metric tons of the seaweed Continue reading Kaohsiung authorities seize illegally processed seaweed
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
Legislation winding its way out of the Statehouse Wednesday aimed at reducing toxic algal blooms in Lake Erie should encourage anyone concerned about water quality in bodies of water great and small.
Livestock producers, however, might find themselves even more at the mercy Continue reading Bill to cut algae may be paid by farmers
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