To utilise waste gases, such as Carbon Dioxide (CO2) and Nitrogen Oxides (NOx) from its power plant, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a US educational institution, bubbled the waste gases through thirty 8 foot tall triangles made of clear plastic tubing containing water and the fastest growing plant on earth - algae. The algae's photosynthetic properties were harnessed to consume the waste gases and fuel the algae's growth - turning the CO2 is turned into oxygen and food to fuel the al...

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12.9 Implement sustainable business strategies
12.1 Formulate environmental management strategy

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