[ad#The Buzz Sponsor Ad]

“Algal” Becomes “Algae” in ABO

August 3, 2012
AlgaeIndustryMagazine.com

The Algal Biomass Organization has officially changed its name to the Algae Biomass Organization. The board and executive director recommended the change to better reflect the term that most people use and associate with our industry.

According to an ABO spokesman, “As the industry moves out of exclusively academic and lab settings into the commercial and consumer markets, ‘Algae’ is becoming a topic of discussion in the public sphere like never before.”

The ABO will be hosting the Algae Biomass Summit in Denver, September 24-27, 2012. For more information: www.algaebiomass.org

More Buzz…

HOME Algae Industry Jobs

Copyright ©2010-2012 AlgaeIndustryMagazine.com. All rights reserved. Permission granted to reprint this article in its entirety. Must include copyright statement and live hyperlinks. Contact editorial@algaeindustrymagazine.com. A.I.M. accepts unsolicited manuscripts for consideration, and takes no responsibility for the validity of claims made in submitted editorial.

From The A.I.M. Archives

— Refresh Page for More Choices
For plants and algae that carry on photosynthesis, light can be too much of a good thing. On a bright, sunny day, a plant might only be able to utilize 20 percent or less...
Global Algae Innovations, with headquarters in San Diego, California, and cultivation/production facilities in Lihue, Hawaii, have introduced a new algae harvesting syste...
An unprecedented harmful algal bloom off the coast of New England this fall provided a unique opportunity for Waterville, Maine-based Colby College students studying at B...
Nicolas Sainte-Foie writes for Labiotech.eu about French startup Algopack manufacturing bio-based plastics made from brown algae. Founded by Rémy Lucas in 2010 and manage...
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft reports in Science Daily that two algae species survived 16 months on the exterior of the International Space Station (ISS) despite extreme temper...
Dan Wood, at the University of Connecticut, writes that assistant extension educator of marine aquaculture at UConn’s Avery Point Campus, Anoushka Concepcion, spoke about...