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Bioplastics Market & Strategy Advisor

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UK’s First Algae based Vegan Eggs

Here’s an interesting news for all vegans in UK – Algae based Vegan Eggs! Holland and Barrett, a health food shop has launched the UK’s first algae based vegan eggs. The vegan egg which comes in the form of powder can be used to make scrambled eggs, omelettes and even cakes. Rich in 4.4g of […]

[ More ] February 21st, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products |

BlueOcean NutraSciences Inc. to Restart Algae Gas Infusion Subsidiary

BlueOcean NutraSciences Inc. has announced that it will restart its dormant algae gas fusion subsidiary targeting commercial omega-3 and astaxanthin based algae companies. The company’s algae business will operate under its subsidiary BlueOcean Algae Inc. Initially the company will be engaging with existing commercial algae producers to test the technology at bench scale. Upon successful […]

[ More ] February 21st, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

Cellana and Living Ink Sign Partnership Agreement for Sustainable Algae Inks

Cellana and Living Ink Technologies have signed a partnership agreement for joint development and commercialization of inks containing Cellana’s algal biomass. Cellana will supply Living Ink with whole algal biomass from its Kona Demonstration Facility while Living Ink will formulate the ink. The sustainable algae derived ink developed by Living Ink Technologies is 100% plant […]

[ More ] February 17th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

CIFT to Launch Nutridrink with Seaweed Extract

Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, which is headquartered in Kochi has come up with a seaweed based nutritional drink. The new product is to be launched soon in Delhi. The nutritional drink is essentially grape juice mixed with Sargassum, a marine brown seaweed extract. According to CIFT scientists, edible seaweeds, including Sargassum are rich in […]

[ More ] February 17th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products, Seaweed |

New Economical Algae Waste Water Treatment Option from ISU

Iowa State University has come up with a new technology that improves the efficiency of waste water reclamation. The new technology could be economical for small town waste water treatment. Conventional methods use bacterial process that result in sludge with a foul smell and disposal issues. But this new method uses vertical conveyor belts which […]

Bon Appétit Management Company Adopts TerraVia’s Innovative Algae Oils

TerraVia has signed multi-year supply agreement with Bon Appétit Management Company for adoption of TerraVia’s Innovative Algal Oils by the latter. Compass will be the preferred supplier of algal oil. Thrive Culinary Algal Oil adopted by Bon Appétit is mainly chosen for its unique combination of nutrition, culinary and sustainability benefits. The innovative algal oil […]

Parry Organic Spirulina Achieves ‘Certified Raw’ and ‘Certified Clean’ Status

Valensa International has announced that its Parry Organic Spirulina ingredient has received Certified RAW and Certified CLEAN Status from The International Centre for Integrative Systems, a raw foods industry standards body. The certifications focus on major issues for natural foods such as low-temperature, minimalistic processing, nutrient value and density, bioavailability, and sustainable, ethical manufacture. It […]

[ More ] January 31st, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

PNNL Develops Streamlined Process to Evaluate Algae Species

Discovering the best suited algae species for biofuel production in outdoor ponds is tedious. Evaluating algae under laboratory conditions may not always suit best under outdoor pond conditions. To make that process simple, scientists at PNNL are working on a project Algae DISCOVR – Development of Integrated Screening, Cultivar Optimization and Validation Research. The project […]

Synthetic Genomics and ExxonMobil Renew Algae Biofuels Research Agreement

Synthetic Genomics and ExxonMobil have extended their agreement to conduct joint research into advanced algae biofuels after making significant progress in understanding algae genetics, growth characteristics and increasing algae production. Both the companies have been researching and developing oil from algae for use as a renewable alternative to conventional transportation fuel since the launch of […]

[ More ] January 24th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Biodiesel, Algae-Fuel, Algae-Fuel-Research, Research |

Valensa to Commercialize Algal Scientific Algae-based Immune Health Ingredients in U.S. Human Health & Nutrition Markets

Valensa International has signed an agreement with Algal Scientific Corporation to commercialize Algal’s PureAlgal™ branded ingredients – whole dried microalgae (Euglena gracilis) and purified beta-1,3-glucan – in the human health and nutrition markets. PureAlgal Euglena gracilis is a golden yellow powder produced from US grown, non-GMO Euglena gracilis that is free of allergens and contains […]

[ More ] January 24th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products |

Algaia Completes Deal with Cargill’s Alginate Firm to Strengthen Seaweed Portfolio

Algaia has strengthened its growth in specialty marine ingredients by acquiring Cargill’s Alginate business and manufacturing plant. The newly acquired plant is strategically positioned in Lannilis, Brittany next to a large natural brown seaweed resource where over 60,000 tons of fresh biomass are collected annually in a sustainable and regulated manner. It should be mentioned […]

[ More ] January 17th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Seaweed |

Why Algae may be the Superfood of 2017?

A research consortium “Algae for a Healthy World” is working on a project to make microalgae a solution for world hunger as well as a nutritional food source. But in order to achieve that an improved biotechnological solution is needed. The project is at its early stages, following a late 2016 launch, with discussions taking […]

[ More ] January 17th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in University Research |

Korean Scientists Develop Manufacturing Technology for Eco-friendly Algae Bioplastics

Scientists from Korea have developed a new technology to produce eco-friendly bioplastics using seaweed. This is the first of its kind to use lipids from algae. The existing process requires high temperatures and pressure and uses strong oxidizers, but the scientists have reduced the level of energy consumption and formation of environmental pollutants. But the […]

[ More ] January 10th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products, Research |

Sun Chlorella Set For Major New Campaign

Sun Chlorella is set to launch a major new campaign in UK aimed at leveraging the positive appeal of Chlorella. The Sun Chlorella PR campaign will highlight the product’s uses and new research into its benefits. The company is also looking to discuss the unique technology, DYNO-Mill technology, used in the manufacture of its products. […]

[ More ] January 10th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

Super Crop Safe Gets License to Manufacture and Supply Spirulina

Super Crop Safe has announced that it has received license from FSSAI to manufacture and supply spirulina. This will facilitate the company to expand the market of Spirulina and its product mix in domestic as well as international market. Super Crop Safe Limited was incorporated as a private limited Company under the Companies Act by […]

[ More ] January 4th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

Kinetics of Inorganic Carbon-Limited Freshwater Algal Growth at High pH

Researchers from US performed a study to quantify the growth and inorganic carbon utilization of mixed freshwater green algal culture at high pH. Algal cultures were supplied with different initial media inorganic carbon concentrations and maintained in a controlled environment with an initial pH of 10.3. Characteristic and comparative studies indicated that the determined stoichiometric […]

Molecular Velcro Boosts Microalgae’s Potential in Biofuel, Industrial Applications

Scientists from Michigan State University have engineered Molecular Velcro into cyanobacteria, boosting this microalgae’s biofuel viability as well as its potential for other research. This research may improve the efficiency of harvesting algae as well as improve the artificial microbial communities for sustainable biofuel production. In the study, the team focused on surface proteins of […]

Eco-friendly apparel and textiles for babies and infants

Sure, this post has nothing to do with biofuels or renewable energy, but more with eco-friendly and sustainable products. I have been looking at the eco-friendly and sustainable products domain for quite a while. What I discovered was that for most people, use of these products had more of a feel-good, nice-to-have business case rather than […]

New CFIA-Approved Algae Product Enriches Pork, Milk and Eggs

Algae nutritional products from Alltech are now registered with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) for use in the diets of pigs, dairy cows and laying hens. The DHA found within algae can naturally enrich pork, milk and eggs. Canadian dairy, swine and layer producers will be able to market their DHA-enriched products as value-added […]

[ More ] December 22nd, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

ZIVO, Nutriquest to Partner on Algal Compounds

ZIVO Bioscience Inc., a company dedicated to the development and commercialization of nutritional compounds and NutriQuest LLC, a leader in animal health and nutrition solutions have partnered to  jointly develop and test animal nutrition products derived from the proprietary ZIVO algae strain. Product formulation and validation may begin as early as February 2017 in NutriQuest […]

[ More ] December 22nd, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in Algae animal feed, Algae Non fuel products, Alliances |

Novel System for Microalgae Cultivation

Scientists from Israel conducted a study where a new Arduino-based LED system was introduced for cultivation of various microalgae species. The system is based on RGB (APA102C) LEDs connected to an external Arduino microcontroller allowing flexibility via programming, modification, and upgrades. Results showed that the low cost, open source LED system could provide versatile light […]

[ More ] December 15th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Cultivation, University Research |

Algae Natural Food and Cargill to Grow Eco-Designed Microalgae

Algae Natural Food and Cargill have partnered to grow organic microalgae in Strasbourg’s port area. As part of the partnership, a pilot plant has just been installed on the malt house site. Algae Natural Food will transform the Cargill Malt Processing Water and CO2 into a source of energy and nutrients for the cultivation of […]

[ More ] December 15th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Cultivation, Alliances |

Chinese Astaxanthin Wins EU Novel Foods Approval

Chinese company BGG’s AstaZine line of natural astaxanthin ingredients has received Novel Food approval from the Food Safety Authority of Ireland and has extended its range of products into Europe. Following the approval, AstaZine can be used in food supplements at the current levels of usage. There is no fixed dose level in EU but […]

[ More ] December 8th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

BETO Announces Notice of Intent for the Development of Algae-Based Biofuels

Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) has intended to issue a funding opportunity announcement (FOA) for up to $8 million. The FOA, entitled Productivity Enhanced Algae and Tool-Kits (PEAK), will support innovative technologies and approaches to help advance bioenergy and bioproducts from algae. These projects will support the development of cost-competitive biofuels from algal biomass by focusing […]

[ More ] December 8th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Biodiesel, Algae-Fuel |

DIC Corp Pumps $13m into Spirulina-Derived Natural Blue Colour Extraction Facility in California

DIC Corporation is investing $13m into expanding production capacity of Linablue, a natural blue colour obtained from Spirulina in California. The algae is being grown by Earthrise Nutritionals. The move follows an initial investment of $10m made in November 2013, with new facilities scheduled to come online in 2018. More

[ More ] November 29th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products, Algae Pigments, nutraceuticals |

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