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ISO 9001 implementation at MicroA 150 150 Micro A

ISO 9001 implementation at MicroA

The top management of MicroA has made the strategical decision to implement a quality management system (QMS) according to the ISO 9001:2015 standard. A lot of work has already been performed regarding the ISO 9001 QMS, including work on process mapping, the production procedures and improvement/deviation-registration. The main purpose of establishing a QMS at MicroA…

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New larger production hall at MicroA 150 150 Micro A

New larger production hall at MicroA

In January 2018 MicroA open its new production hall. The new hall is a significant extension of MicroAs existing production building and will allow for a scale-up of our microalgae production for both products; astaxanthin and Prasinoguard. The new production hall includes high tech system for temperature control and other special design elements for optimal…

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New people at MicroA! 150 150 Micro A

New people at MicroA!

We want to wish both process engineer Kate Iren Byberg and process trainee Eirik Jonassen Haugsgjerd welcome to the MicroA team. Both will help MicroA in this very exiting scaling up step towards a large microalgae production.

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Product Launch – Prasinoguard – InCosmetic exhibition London March 17′ 800 450 Micro A

Product Launch – Prasinoguard – InCosmetic exhibition London March 17′

In April MicroA and JV Prasinotech Ltd attended the InCosmetics ingredient exhibition in London. The new product Prasinoguard, a novel ploysaccharide ingredient was presented at the innovation zone with great interest from potential customers worldwide. JV Prasinotech Ltd are currently working to enter the high end cosmetic and medical device market. For more information on…

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Collaboration Agreement Feed Products 1920 1280 Micro A

Collaboration Agreement Feed Products

MicroA and Felleskjøpet Rogaland og Agder (FRRA) have signed in April 2017 a collaboration agreement for use of microalgae ingredients to the company’s feed products. The parties will start working on spesific products from June 17.

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MicroA Brochure 1207 714 Micro A

MicroA Brochure

Click on link below for MicroA company presentation / brochure  2016   MICROA BROCHURE 2016

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EFIB 2016 Glasgow 220 96 Micro A

EFIB 2016 Glasgow

MicroA will attend the EFIB 2016 Exhibition in Glasgow 18-20 October. Find us at stand no 4, together with Innovation Norway. For more information on the conference, see link below. EFIB2016

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PRESS RELEASE – Microalgae as sugar replacement 1024 468 Micro A

PRESS RELEASE – Microalgae as sugar replacement

MicroA har gleden av å meddele nyheten at vi inngår et innovasjonsprosjekt sammen med Mars Chocolate og Glycomar Ltd for å produsere polysakkarider fra mikroalger som en erstatning til sukker i mat og sjokolade. Prosjektet er finansiert via det prestisjefylte UK funding programmet «IB Catalyst» der vi i konkurranse med ca 600 andre søknader, var…

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PRESS RELEASE – MicroA pushing forward on astaxanthin production 150 150 Micro A

PRESS RELEASE – MicroA pushing forward on astaxanthin production

MicroA has decided to industrialize microalgae production in Norway. The first step will be to upgrade our existing patented production system, a system that has demonstrated exceptional good capabilities in terms of production efficiency and product quality. The product is microalgal biomass with a content of 4-5% of the astaxanthin. Astaxanthin is an antioxidant for use in food supplements,…

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PRESS RELEASE – Prasinotech Ltd., a joint venture by GlycoMar and MicroA 1920 1276 Micro A

PRESS RELEASE – Prasinotech Ltd., a joint venture by GlycoMar and MicroA

PRESS RELEASE Joint venture for GlycoMar Limited and MicroA AS Scottish biotechnology company GlycoMar and Norwegian technology company MicroA are pleased to announce their joint venture business Prasinotech Ltd. The new company is registered in Scotland. Prasinotech will implement the manufacture of high value polysaccharide products from microalgae. Prasinotech is the first company in the…

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