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Jim Lane: Algae fuel, algae research clusters: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to BIOFAT

[EU] BIOFAT is a microalgae-to-biofuel FP7 demonstration project that integrates the entire value chain of algae process from optimized growth, starch and oil accumulation, to downstream processing (biorefinery) including biofuel production . Continue reading Jim Lane: Algae fuel, algae research clusters: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to BIOFAT

Why Jamie's seaweed diet could help you get slim too: It reduces fat absorption, boosts iron levels and keeps hearts healthy

[UK] ‘Chefs are using it a great deal more on their menus, and it’s perfect for consumers looking for local, healthy and nourishing natural foods.’ Alice Smellie asked the experts whether we should all be following Oliver’s lead. Continue reading Why Jamie's seaweed diet could help you get slim too: It reduces fat absorption, boosts iron levels and keeps hearts healthy

Algae, Food Waste And Beef Fat Will Be Making Airplanes Soar

[USA] What do beef tallow and manure have in common with t-shirts and pine needles? Turns out you can make high-quality, low-carbon transportation fuel with all of them. A growing number of biofuel producers are teaming up with Continue reading Algae, Food Waste And Beef Fat Will Be Making Airplanes Soar

Spirulina: Even Good for Bodybuilders

[Global] Spirulina is a blue green-algae that can protect the brain, reduce liver fat and even help you exercise better. Though I will admit that my impression of the typical spirulina consumer is one of a granola-eatin’ tree-hugger who’d prefer walking barefoot in the woods munching on nuts and berries than lounging in a beach cabana being served caviar and sushi, the stuff has a lot to recommend it. In fact, this amazing superfood has something for everybody. Continue reading Spirulina: Even Good for Bodybuilders