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Improving algal biocrude from hydrothermal liquefaction

[USA] Biocrude oil obtained from hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL) of algae can be an energy-efficient replacement for the fossil crude oil normally used in the production of fuels. HTL is a high-pressure, high-temperature process that allows scientists to mimic, in a matter of minutes, the natural geological Continue reading Improving algal biocrude from hydrothermal liquefaction

QMAB pursuing partnerships to produce algal bio-jet

Southern Iran-based Qeshm Micro Algae Biological Refinery (QMAB), the Middle-East’s largest microalgae biological technological company, has started negotiations with worldwide airlines to provide them with long term bio-jet agreements, in coordination with the Kyoto protocol CO2 reduction requirements. Continue reading QMAB pursuing partnerships to produce algal bio-jet

VALORIE, the Versatile ALgae On-site Raw Ingredient Extractor

Micro-algae are seen as one of the most promising raw materials for the sustainable production of ingredients for food, animal feed, chemicals and bio based materials. The introduction of VALORIE, the first mobile algae refinery Continue reading VALORIE, the Versatile ALgae On-site Raw Ingredient Extractor