TITLE

Grease is the word

AUTHOR(S)
Lerner, Ivan
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/9/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 23, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the potential use of old cooking oil from fryers as environmentally-friendly power resources. Results of a research show that yellow grease, poultry fats and recycled restaurant grease can be processed into biodiesel fuel. This is an innovative discovery in developing power resources that has less impact on the environment.
ACCESSION #
32789904

 

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