Mona Arnold

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    The importance of algae has increased with the search for renewable energy
    sources. Algae can thrive and produce valuable products such as lipids (oils),
    carbohydrates, proteins, and various feedstocks that can be converted into other
    biofuels and useful materials. The oil produced is suitable for biodiesel with very
    small modifications. The fatty acid composition is also suitable for production of
    functional foods and feed, and as raw material for bioplastics and the biochemical
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationSustainable algal biomass products by cultivation in waste water flows
    EditorsMona Arnold
    Place of PublicationEspoo
    PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
    ISBN (Electronic)978-951-38-8084-2
    Publication statusPublished - 2013
    MoE publication typeD2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material

    Publication series

    SeriesVTT Technology


    • microalgae
    • biofuels
    • waste
    • biorefinery


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