Algae Industry Could Create Pilbara Jobs
(ABC News) The State Government says the development of an algae aquaculture industry in the Pilbara has the potential to create new jobs outside the resources sector.
It has released a report explaining how the region could be an ideal base for the industry because of its sunny climate and close proximity to sea water.
The report says algae could be used in biofuels, health foods, pharmaceuticals and in feedstock. READ MORE