Duckweed can contain upwards of 44% protein. This protein allows it to be formed into bioplastics with excellent characteristics, both as a permanent or biodegradable product. Some of our ILA members are working with duckweed to achieve a competitive product that allows for CO2 sequestration in a permanent material. IE Building materials.

ILA member Ryan Hunt of Algix- The R&D behind utilization of algae and duckweed biomass for bioplastics

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