Spirulina Source History

SpirulinaSource.com was founded in 1999 by Robert Henrikson. It was designed as an online resource center for spirulina micro algae. Robert has visited algae farms and companies all over the world. The website hosted a curated database of scientific studies on the health and medical benefits of consuming spirulina and added videos, books, slideshows and publications.

Books: Earth Food Spirulina (1989) translated into 8 international editions. Spirulina World Food (2021) Imagine Our Algae Future (2012) based on the International Algae Competition. Algae Microfarms (2013). Robert Henrikson has produced 40 educational videoss on spirulina over 20 years. “Spirulina Voices” are video conversations with the producers, pioneers and personalities on current trends and the future of spirulina.

The Spirulina Source team is building a global database of spirulina producers and enterprises around the world, now over 500 companies.

Spirulina Source Team and Advisors

Robert Henrikson

Founder and Chairman

David Punchard

Managing Partner

Marina Garcia

Latin America Representative

Alejandro Caminos

International Funding Consultant

Janet César M.A.

Institutional Relations

Mark R. Edwards PhD


Spirulina Source • PO Box 71024 • Richmond CA 94807 USA