Waste Cooking Oil as an Alternate Feedstock for Biodiesel Production

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Chhetri, Arjun B.; Watts, K. Chris; Islam, M. Rafiqul;
(2008)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Energies, volume 1, issue 1 4, pages 1-16 (issn: 1996-1073)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/en1010003
  • Subject: Waste cooking oil | feedstock | fuel characterization | Technology | T | Waste cooking oil; alternate energy; biodiesel; feedstock; fuel characterization | alternate energy | biodiesel
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As crude oil price reach a new high, the need for developing alternate fuels has become acute. Alternate fuels should be economically attractive in order to compete with currently used fossil fuels. In this work, biodiesel (ethyl ester) was prepared from waste cooking o... View more
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