[India] Despite the availability of seaweed in coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, the governments are not focusing on commercial production, studies revealed. The areas surrounding Pulicat Lake are abundant with seaweed. Continue reading No focus on commercial seaweed production in AP
[Canada] A decision by the provincial government to allow increased harvesting of seaweed from the central east coast of Vancouver Island has sounded alarm bells in parts of the scientific community there. Continue reading Increased harvesting of Vancouver Island seaweed unwise: scientist
[Indonesia] Indonesia has ambitious plans to add value to its seaweed industry – but its success could depend on the outcome of an ongoing tug-of-war between industry and government. Continue reading What will it take to make Indonesian seaweed competitive?
[Global] The humble seaweed may best be known for its ability to encase morsels of sticky rice and raw fish (not to mention spa-goers) but this plant-like organism has slowly worked its way into an Continue reading From ice cream to toothpaste: Seaweed’s hidden uses
[Global] The Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association (NAXA) has again questioned the quality and regulatory status of DSM’s Continue reading Natural astaxanthin group’s questioning of synthetic astaxanthin quality met with strong DSM defense