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An artificial ecosystem should help purify the effluent from making beer

Algal blooms happen when waste water from farms, factories and dwellings carries large amounts of normally scarce nutrients like nitrogen, potassium and phosphorous into rivers, lakes and seas. Algae, often unicellular ones, lap these Continue reading An artificial ecosystem should help purify the effluent from making beer

First wave of products containing Solazyme’s microalgae-based food ingredients hits shelves

Solazyme’s AlgaVia whole algal flour is now being used in eight commercially available products in the US from non-dairy creamers and powdered beverages to gluten-free baked goods, while the company is also in “late stage commercial tests with major national brands” that are using its AlgaVia whole Continue reading First wave of products containing Solazyme’s microalgae-based food ingredients hits shelves

Groups Call on Ecover and Method to Drop Extreme Genetic Engineering Plans

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–June 2, 2014.  In an open letter released today, 17 national and international consumer, environmental, women’s health and farming groups called on leading “natural” cleaning and personal care… Continue reading Groups Call on Ecover and Method to Drop Extreme Genetic Engineering Plans