High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives May 16 1974, Page 8

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 16, 1974, High Point, North Carolina . Businessmen to farm seaweed in Atlantic Ocean Greensboro n. C. Apr two North Carolina businessmen have announced plans to farm the sargassum seaweed off the Carolinas and Georgia coasts a projects designed eventually to establish a $20 million Industry. The two William e. Campbell Iii of Greensboro and f. Roger Pace or. Of Winston Salem said wednesday the Brown seaweed growing 40 to 70 Miles off the coast in the Sargasso sea has never been used commercially. The Sargasso sea is two million Square Miles and extends to puerto Rico. Campbell is a former textile executive with a Long interest in the seaweed. Pace owns the Pace Oil co., which operates a new Petroleum refinery in Wilmington . Campbell has found the seaweed contains a very High Algin Content. He and Pace have formed a North Carolina corporation Aqua a which owns patents for harvesting and extraction of materials from the sargassum Weed. From Algin manufacturers obtain nutritional derivatives to add to Many foods such As ice Cream and cake mixes. Algin also yields an Antifouling agent replacing Mercury in the Industrial Field and a growth regulator for agriculture. Campbell says it is a possible source of antibiotics with a Broad spectrum of medical uses. Campbells efforts have drawn the enthusiastic approval of or. A. F. Chestnut director of the Institute of Marine sciences of the University of North Carolina at Morehead City. Or. Chestnut said recently a scientifically Campbell is on the right track. He is having analyses done in the first phase and he is about As knowledgeable in this area As anyone. Quot he has an excellent background. It is a big project and he is approaching it from the right Angle. Algin has a great variety of applications in food agriculture textile and drug offshore commercial supervisors Union status is limited Washington i Ahi the supreme court ruled unanimously wednesday in a North Carolina Case that states May not make employers liable for damages if they discharge a supervisor for Union activities. Three meat Market managers for the food fair Chain in the Winston Salem area had brought the suit when they were discharged for joining the amalgamated meat cutters Union. Al Cio the North Carolina supreme court barred the suit and the . Supreme court confirmed that decision. The opinion by Justice William h. Brennan said a state Law giving workers the right to sue for damages when they Are discharged for Union membership cannot be enforced when those discharged Are supervisors. Brennan said the Taft Hartley labor Law makes Plain that supervisors Quot the front line of management Quot Are not to be accorded status with rank and file employees in the area of Union activity. Kle Artone stain of natus i sown of illicit Maut for Weed or Concrete Interior or Ritenor. Choice of traditional or modern color. Vick paint amp wallpaper co. 120 Church St 882-8425 fishing trawlers Are being used now in experimental harvesting of sargassum seaweed. And research now in its primary state May result in the cultivation of the seaweed in some of the coastal sounds Campbell and Pace said. Upon completion of the analytical research a Pilot Plant using Aqua Dos patented systems to extract Algin and other chemical properties of the sargassum seaweed is planned for coastal North Carolina. There Are seaweed processing plants on the Western and northeastern coasts of the United states and in Nova Scotia Japan France England India and the scandinavian countries. Campbell 44, is a a native of Atlanta a. He attended the University of Georgia and moved to Greensboro in 1963. He joined Carolina fabric Label corp., a textile printing company and was its vice president of sales. During his to years with Carolina fabric he Learned the potential for sodium alginate a seaweed extraction used As a printing Dye thickening agent. His interest in sargassum seaweed extends Back 30 years. In 1943, while on the Carolina coast he helped fishermen gather the Weed. Fishermen mixed it with several undisclosed materials and processed it for several Days obtaining a thick substance used As a Marine anti Soulant. The mixture also was used in the treatment of minor cuts. Both uses produced what Campbell described As a amazingly successful almost three years ago Campbell decided he no longer could ignore his belief that the sargassum seaweed has a great future. He resigned his Job and set out to convince . State University scientists industrialists and coastal Industrial development people that his ideas were sound or at least Worth investigating. Until Campbell met Page it was an Uphill Effort. He had found Little encouragement for financial backing. Page embraced the idea of linking it with his refinery operation. Introduced circa 1630, the newest letters to the English alphabet Are a a a Quot and Rodden furniture Odd popular lot brands a we re sacrificing prices All this merchandise from our huge Stock of Quality furniture. Really marked Down. Priced to give you a real bargain. Hurry in Early Friday for your selection Many items below our Cost. 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