Algae Farming - Biomanufacturing

[size=140]Thinking of getting into the algae farming biomanufacturing industry?[/size]

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Strain Selection - there are over 3000 algae strains to with less than 300 that have oil content.  Identifying the appropriate strain  is critically important to the grower. 

Cultivation – Closed-loop photobioreactors, Mass growing systems

Harvesting – Polymers, Centrifuge, Filter Press, Blowers

Extraction -  Fractionation,  Flocculation, Ultrasound,  Supercritical Fluid Extraction, Pyrolysis

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