Corpus ID: 113555151

Biofuel production from tropical marine algae

  title={Biofuel production from tropical marine algae},
  author={M. Siew},
  • M. Siew
  • Published 2012
  • Engineering
  • Marine algae comprising both microalgae and the seaweeds, serve as important sources of a wide variety of useful products which find applications in nutrition, chemical and pharmaceutical industries, waste bioremediation and recently as feedstock for renewable energy. Biofuel in the form of biodiesel, bioa1cohol, biomethane, hydrogen and hydrocarbons are obtainable from algae. The advantages of algae as feedstock for biodiesel over other oil crops such as oil palm, rapeseed, soybean and… CONTINUE READING