Clean Innovation 2018

Clean Innovation 2018

Originally published as an insert in the National Post on December 18, 2018  Download PDF Hungry for CO2 How one innovative Canadian company is cleaning the air and capitalizing on algae BY KEN DONOHUE Carbon dioxide (CO2) is the most abundant byproduct of our...
Haematococcus

Haematococcus

Haematococcus pluvialis is a unicellular, green alga that is a common component of nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, aquaculture, and numerous food products. H. pluvialis generally grows a green, free floating, single-celled organism, but under certain...
Spirulina

Spirulina

Spirulina is a prokaryotic cyanobacterium that has been commercially produced for over thirty years for uses including: fish food, vitamin supplements, food dyes, aquaculture, pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals. Approximately 3,000 tons dry weight is currently...
Chlorella

Chlorella

Chlorella is a unicellular, green alga found in many aquatic systems and is widely sold as a health food, food supplement, and nutraceutical. The United States, Japan, China, Taiwan, and Indonesia produce over 2500 tons of dried Chlorella each year. Chlorella is...
Nutraceuticals

Nutraceuticals

Superfoods are nutrients from food or food products that facilitate the prevention or treatment of diseases or disorders. Over 470 nutraceutical and functional food products are commercially available with researched health benefits, and their documented role in the...
Algae Biofuels

Algae Biofuels

Algae Bio-Crude Algae can be up to 60% oil, and this oil can be used to replace many of the products that currently come from crude oil, including biodiesel and jet fuel, biolubricants, and biochemicals. Biodiesel and Algae Jet Fuel The long-chain oils in algae are...