Algae and algae products for energy

European CEN standards and international ISO standards covering applications of algae and algae related products

Standards on algae and algae products containing specifications, classification, terminology and determination methods for algae and algae-based products in support of the application of the Renewable Energy Directive (2009/28/EC), which establishes an overall policy for the production and promotion of energy from renewable sources in the EU.


Technical committee




Algae and algae products

Algae and algae products - Food and feed applications: General overview of limits, procedures and analytical methods

60.60 Standard published

CEN/TC 454

Algae and algae products - Specifications for cosmetic sector applications

60.60 Standard published

CEN/TC 454

Algae and algae products - Specifications for pharmaceutical sector applications

60.60 Standard published

CEN/TC 454

Algae and algae products - Specifications for chemicals and biofuels sector applications

60.60 Standard published

CEN/TC 454

Algae and algae products - Terms and definitions

60.60 Standard published

CEN/TC 454

Algae and algae products - Identification of the biomass of microalgae, macroalgae, cyanobacteria and Labyrinthulomycetes - Detection and identification with morphological and/or molecular methods

60.60 Standard published

CEN/TC 454

Algae and algae products - Methods for the determination of productivity of algae growth sites

60.60 Standard published

CEN/TC 454

Algae and algae products - Methods of sampling and analysis - Sample treatment

60.60 Standard published

CEN/TC 454