Great big things from tiny lil’ algae: 10 Algae Trends for 2013

22 projects around the world show the multi-faceted promise of algae

Concrete, polyurethane, bioplastics, cosmetics and, oh, fuels – so many big things to make from algae, it’s become a big deal.

Recently, the Algae Biomass Organization reported that during the course of 2012, ABO added more than 150 new members for 2012 and 2013, including 99 that signed up during the Algae Biomass Summit this past September in Denver, Colorado. ABO further stated that their new memberships reflected a wider range of industries in 2012, driven by the increasing impact of algae technology as an economical and environmental source of sustainable fuels, chemicals, food and other valued-added products. That’s for sure.

…Full text: www.biofuelsdigest.com/bdigest/2013/02/19/great-big-things-from-tiny-lil-algae-10-algae-trends-for-2013/

Tags: Bioconcrete building materials, bioresin, food ingredients, nutraceutical products, Sahara Forest, alkanes, algae bioreactor, biodiesel, hydrolysis, PBR technology, oleochemical industry, aquaculture industry

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BiofuelsDigest, 2013-02-19.

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AER Bio
Air Liquide Group
Algae Biomass Organization (ABO)
Algae.Tec
AlgaOil
Algasol Renewables
Algix LLC
Aurora Algae
BiotechMarine
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Cereplast Inc.
Creighton University School of Medicines
Dordan Manufacturing Co. Inc.
Grovepoint Capital
Lootah Biofuels
Malama Composites
Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Murdoch University
OriginOil Inc.
Roquette
Ryanair
Sapphire Energy
SEPPIC
Solarvest Bioenergy
TerraVia
University of Adelaide
University Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)
US Department of Energy (DoE)
WeFeedUs
Yara

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