Right now new European standards are being developed for the utilization of algae in e.g. cosmetics and MAB4 researchers are being part of the process.
Guidelines for the both cultivation and harvest of the algae, extraction processes and effects of algae derived ingredients in the cosmetic products are developed.
MAB4 researchers Wolfgang Stelte from Danish Technological Institute and Susan Løvstad Holdt from DTU Food and CEO at cosmetics company Melissa Louise Melissa Klinder at recent standardization meeting in Delft, the Netherlands.
Read more about the standardization work in this press release from Dansk Standard (in Danish)