The use of marine resources for various industries

70% of our planet is covered with water, such as the Mediterranean Sea. These waters host fascinating organisms that are adapted to strive in the harsh and changing marine environmental conditions. Check it out!

Bioplastics from marine biomass

The marine environment can be a source for economic prosperity. Sometimes, the marine resources are right there in front of us! Marine biomass can be used for food, feed, health and, yes, for bioplastics production! Check our cartoon to see how!

Ocean's organisms - essential for the environment and an opportunity for humankind

The ocean is home to some fascinating organisms that are crucial for the environment. On the other hand, when these organisms are studied, harvested and sustainably employed, they represent a unique opportunity for many industries, such as food or health one. A fascinating group of such organisms are microalgae.

A short introductory video brought to you by Interreg Med Programme - B-Blue project with support from the C

Why is marine microalgae important?

A short intro explaining the importance of marine microalgae for the planet as well as their potential for biotechnology valorization. Made in the framework of B-Blue Interreg Med project ( and Ocean4Biotech COST Action (