Research and Markets: India Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids (PUFAs) Market Overview 2013-2020

[15th May, 2014] The website research and markets  has announced the addition of the “Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids (PUFAs) – An Indian Market Overview” report to their offering… Continue reading Research and Markets: India Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids (PUFAs) Market Overview 2013-2020

Suffolk county legislature approves funds to develop algal bloom action plan

[15th May, 2014] Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and the Suffolk County Legislature approved the appropriation of $100,323 from the Suffolk County Water Quality Protection and Restoration Program and Land Stewardship to develop a Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) Action Plan and Strategy and perform a Shellfish Aquaculture Monitoring Program Assessment… Continue reading Suffolk county legislature approves funds to develop algal bloom action plan

St. Johns River Water Management District website now offers regular water quality info

[15th May, 2014] The St. Johns River Water Management District has launched a new website page. Called www.floridaswater.com/lbwqnews, it will provide regular updates on water quality in the Lower St. Johns River Basin in Northeast Florida… Continue reading St. Johns River Water Management District website now offers regular water quality info

Toxic algae could contaminate drinking water and affect summer rec, says Schumer

[15th May, 2014] Toxic blue-green algae is set to rear its ugly head again this summer in 27 lakes in the Hudson Valley. That algae creates cyanotoxins, which can make people sick if they drink the water, ingest some while swimming or even get it on their skin… Continue reading Toxic algae could contaminate drinking water and affect summer rec, says Schumer

Global Bioplastic Market: Trends & Opportunities 2013-2018: Worldwide Shares, Size, Trend, Analysis, and Forecasts to 2018 Report

[15th May, 2014] A sustainable alternative to traditional plastics, bioplastics are plastics that are fully or partially biobased, and/or biodegradable or compostable. In other words, they are plastics that are made from renewable resources such as corn, tapioca, potatoes, sugar and algae and breaks down… Continue reading Global Bioplastic Market: Trends & Opportunities 2013-2018: Worldwide Shares, Size, Trend, Analysis, and Forecasts to 2018 Report

Algae outlook for Lake Erie not encouraging

[15th May, 2014] Although the first official forecast for western Lake Erie’s 2014 algae is not scheduled to be made by government scientists and academic researchers until July 10, one of the principals involved in tracking that issue said today that phosphorus-runoff data being generated at a monitoring station along the Maumee River near Waterville is painting a grim picture.

Phosphorus loading through that station has run well-above average through May 1 and virtually… Continue reading Algae outlook for Lake Erie not encouraging