[EU] Two research papers recently published by EnAlgae scientists point to real potential advantages in using algae as a feed ingredient and as a wastewater treatment, but only with further improvements in algal Continue reading EnAlgae research on algae’s sustainability
[Canada] The 2015 laureates for the Nova Scotia Business Hall of Fame are Colin MacDonald, Michael Duck and Louis E. and Jean-Paul (J.P.) Deveau.
Some of the laureates were beaming Tuesday after the joint announcement Continue reading Nova Scotia Business Hall of fame winners revealed
[Indonesia] The head of the Bali Provincial Seaways and Fisheries Department, I Made Gunaja, told Metrobali.com that many traditional seaweed cultivators on Nusa Penida have change professionals to informal tour guides or assistants in finding moorings for the many boats that Continue reading Traditional Trades Being Weeded Out
[USA] Alaskan researchers report that at least nine fin whales have been found dead in the water in recent weeks. It’s rare for more than one such death to be discovered every year or so, they say, and they’re exhaustively searching for a Continue reading Endangered whales are dying off in Alaska, and scientists are racing to discover why
[USA] When it comes to superfoods, Spirulina is at the top of the list. A type of microalgae that is considered highly nutritious, Spirulina Continue reading Kaitlin condon: Spirulina fruit smoothie
[France] Is there such a thing as environmentally friendly plastic?
Frenchman Remy Lucas may have found the answer: by using seaweed, instead of oil, to make plastic. Continue reading Impact 2015: Plastic made from seaweed
[USA] Toxic algae are growing along the West Coast in greater quantities than ever, wreaking havoc on marine life and forcing the closure of Washington’s $20 million Dungeness crab fishery, along with mussel, clam, sardine, and anchovy fisheries in Oregon and Continue reading The West Coast’s Massive Algal Bloom Could Be the Toxic Wave of the Future
[USA] Technology firm Algix LLC began commercial production of algae-based plastic filament for 3-D printing earlier this year — and Continue reading Algix brings algae-based 3-D printing filament to market
[India] Antenna Nutritech Foundation (ANF) is a social enterprise involved in areas of SPIRULINA Production /Research /Training and technology Transfer /Promotion /Feeding Programs, constituted with the participation of members from India and abroad with the main objective to Continue reading Antenna Nutritech Foundation combating child malnutrition with Spirulina Program
[EU] AT~SEA, advanced textiles for open sea biomass cultivation, is an EU 7th framework project which started in 2012 and will by end of July 2015. This research project targeted the development of advanced, 2D seaweed cultivation substrates in order to demonstrate the technical and economic Continue reading The AT~SEA consortium co-founds the spin-off company AT~SEA TECHNOLOGIES