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The benefits of algae Laminaria are:

  1. The products extracted by industrial processing of the Laminaria are iodine, align and manitol.
  2. Algin is used in textile, printing, medical and food industry. That is it is used in the manufacture of candy, tooth paste, pharmaceutical products and cosmetics etc.
  3. It is used as a component for the impression material in dental work.
  4. Mannitol is used as an anti-depressive medicine.
  5. Laminaria is used for medical purpose, human consumption and also as fodder.