The unique properties of algae make it a highly promising ingredient for sustainable packaging, offering a range of benefits over traditional materials.

Algae is fast-growing (4-6 weeks) and requires minimal land, water and fertilizer resources to cultivate, making it a cleaner alternative to traditional raw materials.

The biopolymers derived from algae have unique properties, such as biodegradability, compostability, and low carbon footprint, making them particularly useful in packaging.

At the same time, algae-based packaging also helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions, as algae absorb atmospheric carbon during their natural growth process.