Glycerin glut is over

Taylor, Judith
January 2008
ICIS Chemical Business;1/21/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 3, p22
Trade Publication
The article forecasts the glycerin contract prices for 2008. First quarter 2007 prices were at benchmark lows with refined tallow glycerin scraping the mid- to upper 20 cents per pound range and vegetable glycerin in the low to mid-30 cents per pound on a delivered basis. As the immediate 10:1 coproduct of biodiesel, fatty acid and fatty alcohol production, plenty of glycerin was available.


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