Cereplast Nears Commercialization on Algae-Based Plastics

El Segundo, CA-based Cereplast, Inc., a leading manufacturer of proprietary bio-based, sustainable plastics, has announced that it plans to offer the first grade of Cereplast Algae Plastics® for commercial use…

Algae 101 Part Two: What’s it all about Algae?

Algae 101 Part Two: What’s it all about Algae?

Algae may be humanity’s best friend. Algae can provide sustainable and affordable food and fuel, as well as ecological and novel solutions. Any food, fibers or materials that can be made from land-based crops…

Benchtop Flow Cytometry in Algae Research

Benchtop Flow Cytometry in Algae Research

Flow cytometry is used to measure and analyze multiple physical and chemical characteristics of cells as they flow in a fluid stream, single file, through a beam of light. The technology is employed extensively in life sciences laboratories for counting and sorting cells…