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Algae as A Cash Crop?

Touch the Soil News #1601 (Feature Photo – Kelp – CCA SA 3.0 Unported, Bjorn Christian Terrissen)

GreenBiz journalist Lauren Phipps brings news about new uses for algae – which in her definition includes things like seaweeds, kelp and other photosynthetic species. There new value comes in the form of creating materials such as bioplastics to replace polyurethanes (most popular form of plastic) that causes environmental problems not to mention micro-particles of plastics being found in people. You can read the full story here:

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