The Algae Production Industry

We are the first non-profit algae education and trade association in the world that provides a platform for commercially-minded algae researchers, producers, technology and equipment companies using open collaborative approaches between research and industry in building the projected $3.4 billion dollar industry.  Algae biomass and oil can be made into nutraceutical Omega 3 EPA/DHA astaxanthin, cosmetics, food, feeds, bioplastics and potential fuels.

80 Years of Algae Research
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Only through real collaboration will algae researchers understand the needs and requirements of the commercial algae production industry moving forward. Writing more white papers, searching for the next research grant funding needs to be useful in the commercial algae production industry and the investment community.  It takes a variety of research and business disciplines. The algae production industry is only interested in algae production technologies that are proven outside the lab, scalable and have a low CAPEX that can be used to enhance existing commercial production methods.

Some Algae Research Humor​​

World Commercial/Industrial 
Photobioreactor Challenge 2020

Identifying the best PBR's on the market today 
for the commercial cultivation of botryococcus braunii, chlamydomonas reinhardtii, chlorella, dunaliella, haematococcus pluvialis, nannochloropsis, spirulina, spirulina blue (phycocyanin) or scenedesmus.
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Algae Biomass Exchange​

Join the Algae Biomass Exchange a meeting place 
for qualified algae/seaweed producers and potential off-takers. Samples, tonnage 
with COA's available.​
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Past Algae Articles

2018 Algae Year in Review
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2018 Interest in DOE Algae Biomass Program/BETO technologies diminishes after decades of research proved 
they don't have any technologies scalable outside the lab in demonstration or pilot tests. 
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2017 Algae Year in Review
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2016 Algae Year in Review
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Algae Production Industry
Develops New Parameters
and Standards
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Algae Biofuels 
Time for a Reality Check
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National Algae Association Claims That Algae Won't Be Grown in Washington, DC
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Join the Emerging Algae Industry 

Algae Production 
Incubator Program 

Collaboration between universities, colleges, private Industry and new algae start-ups

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​​Algae Production
Certification Program

The world's first online 
Algae Production Certification Program for students and private industry focusing on 
all aspects of commercial algae production industry.
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​What should you expect from Algae Production

Collaboration and open, honest conversation about commercial algae production methods and remediation technologies from people who are doing it, not talking about it and not dreaming about the latest, greatest new algae research project that are not out of the lab yet or projects that can’t be verified. 

The algae industry today is being built by commercially minded algae researchers proven algae production technologies from private industry along with private investment.

An Algaeprenuer

Copyright 2020
Call for Algae Production Presentations for next 
NAA Webinar - Oct. 15, 2020

Our next Algae Production Webinar will focus 
exclusively on commercial algae production methods, markets, potential pricing and strategic relationships. 
We extend invitations to all algae producers in the US 
and throughout the world to make presentation, share information and different experiences with others in commercial algae cultivation, fermentation processes, harvesting and extraction. Also join the emerging algae industry in discussions on high value Omega 3 EPA/DHA astaxanthin, cosmetics, food, feeds, biofertilizer and bioplastic markets. 

Got CO2?

Commercial algae producers use approximately 1.4 tons of CO2 to produce 1 ton of algae biomass. Sequestration and utilization 

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