Argument: Biproducts of algae biofuels are useful fertilizers

Issue Report: Algae biofuel


Nick Hodge. “Biodiesel Bliss – The Second Coming”. Energy and Capital. 2 Apr. 2007 – “fertilizer for other food crops can be produced by using the leftover nutrients that aren’t used to make the biofuel…after the necessary oils have been extracted from the algae, we use the byproducts (phosphorus and nitrogen) as fertilizer for the food crops that feed the nation–all while extracting C02 from the air.”