The Micro-algen Platform’s mission is to further develop the microalgae sector through collaboration with various parties throughout the chain. Examples include food and feed producers, technology developers, processors, retailers, government and knowledge institutions.
The platform represents the interests of the microalgae sector. The platform’s objectives include:
- Achieving greater awareness of microalgae
- Bringing together supply and demand
- Increasing the involvement of investors and public institutions
- Tackling legal barriers
- Assuring the quality and safety of algae
Phycom actively participates in meetings and, on behalf of Micro-algae Platform, provides expert input to the European standardization of algae and algae products.
Marjolein van der Spiegel, Micro-algae Platform, said, ‘The active collaboration between Phycom and Micro-algae Platform is valuable for the development of the algae sector.’