Tag: biodiesel

What is Biodiesel Fuel?

Biodiesel is a natural and renewable domestic fuel alternative for diesel engines made from vegetable oils, mostly soy and corn. It contains no petroleum, is nontoxic and biodegradable. This type of fuel burns clean, which results in a significant reduction of the types of pollutants that contribute to smog and global warming and emits up to 85%

What Are the Different Types of Biodiesel Oil?

Biodiesel oil can be made from plants such as peanuts, sunflowers, and palms. It can also be made from animal fats and algae. Fungi and coffee grounds have also been successfully used. Biodiesel oil can be used by itself or mixed in varying percentages with fossil fuels. In most cases, the oil can be used in the

How Do I Make Biodiesel from Cooking Oil?

Creating biodiesel from cooking oil waste is a technique for generating diesel engine fuel from leftover grease. It is popular as a way to avoid paying for commercially-sold diesel fuel. Biodiesel from cooking oil requires no special modifications to a diesel engine and can be produced from waste oil found in kitchen grease traps, which is often obtainable for free