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Macroalgae Cycler / Marine Environment

Macroalgae Cycler
Macroalgae Cycler

As global warming breaks the ecological balance, excessively proliferated Macroalgae are threatening the ocean. They cover the sea surface, causing hypoxia and stranding the ship. However, it is difficult to remove because a large amount. This decays and generates toxic gases, causes new pollution.

Macroalgae Cycler change the cycle positively. It does real-time monitoring and removal at sea to prevent pollution and accidents. and the collected algae are made into dry blocks to facilitate transportation and next processing. These blocks can be used for feed, fertilizer, bio-energy production, concrete structure using alginic acid and etc.

University

Konkuk University

Konkuk University
Chungju, South Korea

Soyoung Kim,
Konkuk University