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- Igl, Nadine, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Bioprocess and biosystems engineering 2017 v.40 no.6 pp. 911-918
- Scenedesmus obliquus; algal oils; bentonite; biomass; carbon dioxide; carotenoids; chlorophyll; cost effectiveness; food industry; greenhouse gases; lubricants; microalgae; plants (botany); temperature; triacylglycerols
- ... Microalgae are capable of producing up to 70% w/w triglycerides with respect to their dry cell weight. Since microalgae utilize the greenhouse gas CO₂, they can be cultivated on marginal lands and grow up to ten times faster than terrestrial plants, the generation of algae oils is a promising option for the development of sustainable bioprocesses, that are of interest for the chemical lubricant, c ...
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