This is a project of the ECOWAL research group from the Pablo de Olavide University in Seville. They use different types of algae to avoid the use of highly contaminant products in conventional paper production. The seaweed paper has similar quality and characteristics when compared to those made from wood. In addition, the potential applications of algae cellulose in the pharmaceutical and the cosmetics industries were also studied.
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