UCSD researchers turning algae waste into products

Cynthia Dillon reports that the UC San Diego researchers who developed algae-based flip-flops and surfboards are advancing their brand of renewable and biodegradable materials for use in other products including coated fabrics, patent leather, adhesives, flavors and fragrances…

Microalgae as a fish feed ingredient

PhysOrg reports that commercially produced microalgae could become a sustainable fish feed ingredient, a project from the National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, has shown. In the project, concepts have been developed to grow, harvest, dry and store two types of algae that are rich…