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Is algae oil suitable to be used as cooking oil ?

Hi everyone, Is algae oil suitable to be used as cooking oil ? does it have any strange taste or odor ? what color is the oil ? I am not after biodiesel, i need to know if the algae oil is edible and suitable for human consumption.

It depends. Which species are you referring to?

For example, this algae makes good cooking oil, while these algae oils can kill you.
Note to nitpickers: Yes, the latter ones are technically from cyanobacteria, not plants, but the term "blue-green algae" is still quite common.