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BioTork Announces algae-based vegan alternative to Fish Oil

BioTork Announces algae-based vegan alternative to Fish Oil

December 13, 2015 |

In Florida, BioTork has created a sustainable, GMO-free, vegan omega-3 oil produced from algae. This omega-3 oil will be launched in the nutraceutical, feed and food industries worldwide as a direct replacement to fish oil. BioTork’s product is naturally evolved, not genetically modified, and therefore does not carry the GMO label.  BioTork’s omega-3 oil is […]

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Spanish and Brazilian researchers find idea mix of fish oil and cooking oil biodiesel

Spanish and Brazilian researchers find idea mix of fish oil and cooking oil biodiesel

May 20, 2015 |

In Spain, researchers from the University of Granada teamed with the University of Campinas in Brazil to determine the ideal blend of fish oil and cooking oil to produce a new kind of biodiesel. The project looked at 13 different blends of oils in the biodiesel as well as biodiesel produced from pure oils as […]

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The Fickle Finger of Fuel Fury: avoided cost, fish oil, Maytag, and biofuels

The Fickle Finger of Fuel Fury: avoided cost, fish oil, Maytag, and biofuels

September 26, 2013 |

How do you really value something that takes a bad outcome (high gas prices) and prevents a worse outcome (outrageous gas prices). Preventative medicine – you never really feel the value, see the value — so how do you measure the benefits of renewable fuels in ways that have meaning to individuals? If you are […]

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Petrobras explores residual fish oil as feedstock for biodiesel

Petrobras explores residual fish oil as feedstock for biodiesel

October 29, 2012 |

In Brazil, Petrobras and the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore the production of biodiesel from residual fish oil. Brazil aims for expansion of fishing activity and trade to 2 million tons of fish by 2014. Petrobras is currently in a partnership pilot project conducted with Biopeixe fish […]

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N3Pharma, Incbio plan new fish oil-based biofuels project inside Arctic Circle

N3Pharma, Incbio plan new fish oil-based biofuels project inside Arctic Circle

June 20, 2012 |

In Portugal, Incbio has been awarded a contract to supply a turnkey biodiesel unit for Norway’s N3Pharma. Designed to transesterify a total capacity of 10,000MT/year of fish oil with ethanol (ethylation), the plant will be fully built with food grade materials and components, and include excess ethanol recovery. Once built, the plant will be installed […]

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Newfoundland and Labrador fund fish oil biodiesel demonstration

Newfoundland and Labrador fund fish oil biodiesel demonstration

February 29, 2012 |

In Canada, the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador will fund the Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development to the tune of $89,500 to set up a demonstration scale facility that will produce biodiesel from fish oil. Pilot scale research used salmon and cod oils brought in from outside the province but the next round of […]

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Mushroom burial suits, fish gut bioplastic, algae foam bags, power generated from human sweat, castor oil polyamides, and more: The Digest’s Top 10 Innovations for the week of May15th

Mushroom burial suits, fish gut bioplastic, algae foam bags, power generated from human sweat, castor oil polyamides, and more: The Digest’s Top 10 Innovations for the week of May15th

May 14, 2019 |

The pace of bioeconomy invention and change continues at a frenetic pace. Here are the top innovations for the week of May 15th. In today’s Digest, mushroom burial suits, fish gut bioplastic, algae foam bags, power generated from human sweat, castor oil polyamides — these and more, ready for you now at The Digest online. […]

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Indian Oil partners with Airbus, Kingfisher Airline and UOP for biofuels test flights

Indian Oil partners with Airbus, Kingfisher Airline and UOP for biofuels test flights

March 30, 2012 |

In India, Indian Oil is working with Airbus, Kingfisher Airline and UOP to conduct biofuel test flights.  Indian Oil, a state run corporation has signed pacts with Canadian universities and Pratt & Whitney to further their ambitions to join the growing group of countries pursuing bio-avjet.

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A juicer that turns peels into bioplastic cups, shellfish plastic, White Dog Labs’ feed supplement, eucalyptus fiber and wool sneakers, plant starch dog toys, and more: The Digest’s Top 10 Innovations for the week of September 19th

A juicer that turns peels into bioplastic cups, shellfish plastic, White Dog Labs’ feed supplement, eucalyptus fiber and wool sneakers, plant starch dog toys, and more: The Digest’s Top 10 Innovations for the week of September 19th

September 18, 2019 |

It seems that plastic is in the news daily between bag bans, straw bans and even Ray-Bans. But there are companies out there tackling the plastic problem with alternatives like the new “Feel the Peel” juicer that turns orange peels into bioplastic cups by drying, milling, and mixing the peels with polylactic acid and 3D […]

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A Giant Leap for Fishkind: Veramaris facility in Nebraska starts commercial production

A Giant Leap for Fishkind: Veramaris facility in Nebraska starts commercial production

July 29, 2019 |

Just a few weeks ago we were remembering the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, and one thing I can’t get out of my head from the Apollo program is Apollo 8 crew member Bill Anders talking about the sight of the Earth from the Moon — how small and beautiful and precious […]

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