Biofuels : What are they?

A biofuel is defined as any fuel whose energy is obtained through a process of biological carbon fixation. That definition serves to make our understanding of biofuels as clear as mud, so let’s unpack it a bit. Biological Carbon Fixation Carbon fixation is a process that takes inorganic carbon (in the form of things like CO2) and

Pretreatment process of soybean oil

1. Cleaning of soybean oil Objectives and requirements:Oil will be mixed with impurities during harvesting, transportation and storage. Although oil is usually cleaned before storage, it will still contain a small amount of impurities after initial cleaning, which can not meet the requirements of oil production. Therefore, after the oil enters the production workshop, it

Cooking and storage of edible oils

Edible oil is an indispensable part of People’s Daily diet , it is one of the three main nutrients supply for human body heat energy, and it is the essential fatty acid and an important source of fat-soluble vitamins and phosphor fat for human,.Food cannot be cooked,or Fried without oil. Grease  are cooked at high

Vegetable oil and health

There are many kinds of vegetable oil, such as soybean oil, peanut oil, corn oil, rapeseed oil and sunflower oil .These oils contain more polyunsaturated fatty acids and vitamin E, among which soybean oil has the highest content, and also contains many inorganic salts and trace elements such as potassium, sodium, calcium, phosphorus, iron, zinc, manganese

Third Generation Biofuels

The term third generation biofuel has only recently enter the mainstream it refers to biofuel derived from algae. Previously, algae were lumped in with second generation biofuels. However, when it became apparent that algae are capable of much higher yields with lower resource inputs than other feedstock, many suggested that they be moved to their own category.