Nordic microalgae cleans wastewater and produces biodiesel

Lorenza Ferro demonstrates the potential of Nordic microalgae to produce both biomass and municipal wastewater in the Nordic climate. She also studied how microalgae and bacteria work synergistically and how it affects the composition of microbial communities in open algae cultures. She defended her thesis at Umeå University on Friday, March 15. Green microalgae transforms

US Environmental Protection Agency proposes to increase biofuel blending

Recently, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed to increase the mandatory blending of biofuels from 19.22 billion gallons in 2019 to 20.04 billion gallons in 2020. It is currently proposed that the mandatory blending volume is still awaiting consideration by other government agencies. The proposal also includes 5.04 billion gallons of advanced biofuels, such

Restricted use of palm oil from June 10

The EU will restrict the use of palm oil for biofuels from June 10, and it is likely to aggravate the dispute between the EU and Malaysian palm oil producing countries. “Bloomberg” reported that the EU has published the above regulations in official journals, setting new standards for the use of palm oil in biofuels.

The nutritional value and efficacy of sunflower oil

Sunflower seeds, the fruits of sunflowers, is also the main raw material for extracting sunflower oil.The fruit of sunflower contains 30%-45% fat ,even can higher to 60%. Sunflower oil is golden in color, clear and transparent, and fragrant. It is an important edible oil. Sunflower oil contains a large amount of essential fatty acids, such as linoleic acid, which can