Solaplast Opens Doors in Lauderdale County to Produce Bioplastics from Algae

Lauderdale County, Miss. Plastic pollution has been a growing problem throughout the world and many companies have been working tocombat that problem by making bioplastic. One company working tochange the face of Continue reading Solaplast Opens Doors in Lauderdale County to Produce Bioplastics from Algae

Cyanotech reports financial results

Kona, Hawaii-based microalgae nutrition company Cyanotech has announced financial results for the second quarter and first six months of fiscal year 2015, ended September 30, 2014. For the second quarter of fiscal 2015 compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2014, net sales were $8,684,000 compared to Continue reading Cyanotech reports financial results

Twincraft Skincare introduces Algaen line

Twincraft Skincare has announced the availability of its 100% sustainable algae oil Algaen liquid and solid soap bases, ready for 3rd party production. Initial offerings include extruded bar soap, liquid hand soap, foaming hand soap, shower gel and body lotion. As with Twincraft’s extensive base options, products are customized for individual customer needs regarding performance, Continue reading Twincraft Skincare introduces Algaen line

Invasive zebra mussels selectively consume good algae, not the toxin-producing one

Many Beaver Dam Lake property owners got a surprise when they removed their docks this fall. Zebra mussels have become prevalent in the lake and attached themselves in great numbers to structures in the water.

“There was talk over the last six months Continue reading Invasive zebra mussels selectively consume good algae, not the toxin-producing one