Seaweeds and their Uses

Seaweeds and their Uses

by Valentine Chapman

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1980)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789400958081
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 10/19/2011
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1980
Pages: 334
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

1 Occurrence, Distribution and Historical Perspective.- 2 Seaweed as Animal Fodder, Manure and for Energy.- 3 Sea Vegetables (Algae as Food for Man).- 4 Laver or ‘Nori’ Industry and Carragheen or Irish Moss.- 5 Agar-agar.- 6 Algin and Alginates.- 7 Minor Uses of Algae and their Products.- 8 Mariculture of Seaweeds.- 9 Looking for Seaweeds — the World’s Supplies.- Author Index.- Plant Index.

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