Marea is an Icelandic start-up developing seaweed-derived bioplastic films that are optimal for different applications, ranging from fresh and frozen food wrapping to the packaging of dry goods. Building a sustainable and scalable business model in marine-derived bioplastic production is at the core of Marea´s activities. The company has successfully developed a prototype of the material and is working on optimisation and international standards compliance before it can launch the product for market-test.