[EU, USA] Do you ever sink into a hot bath and think to yourself, “Man, I just really wish this was more like a giant vat of Smuckers infused Continue reading Lush’s Jelly Bombs will turn your bath water into slime
[Jamaica, UK] Would you buy, and drink from, a water bottle made of seaweed? A group of students at the University of the West Indies Continue reading UWI research team developing new bioplastic from seaweed
[USA] Cargill announced a new emulsifier similar to carrageenan that is made from cultivated seaweed, according to an article in Continue reading Can a new ingredient change negative perceptions of carrageenan?
[USA] Each year, nearly 20 billion sanitary pads, tampons and applicators are dumped into North American landfills every year, Continue reading A biodegradable sanitary pad made of algae
[China] Seaweed, the edible algae with a long history in some Asian cuisines, and which has also become part of the Western foodie Continue reading Seaweed: From superfood to superconductor
[Canada] A research team at McGill University recently showed that red algae could be used to prevent human papillomavirus. Sindy Continue reading Can algae prevent HPV?
[Singapore] A seaweed derived remedy that can reduce the severity of colds and flu-like symptoms in children and adults was launched Continue reading Seaweed-derived common cold remedy aimed at crowded Asian urban hubs
[Malaysia] A study found that red seaweed (K. alvarezii) helps in slowing down the growth rate of mammary tumours in rats, Continue reading Red seaweed could be a potential aid for cancer treatment: Study
[France] Algaia has bolstered its growth in specialty marine ingredients by completing the acquisition of Cargill’s Alginate Continue reading Algaia completes deal with Cargill’s alginate firm to strengthen seaweed portfolio
[Global] Arctic kelp forests may provide safety from acidifying oceans during long summer days because of extended sunlight Continue reading Will kelp forests provide refuges from ocean acidification?