Biodiesel production and purification

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					Biodiesel production and purification
Neil Canter
Tribology & Lubrication Technology; Nov 2008; 64, 11; Docstoc
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Description: Dr. Rajiv Banavali, global research director for the process chemical business of Rohm and Haas Co., says, "The biodiesel industry needs to supplement its feedstocks with other fats and oils that are readily available, yet not linked to food applications." In a previous TLT article, we examined an alternative heterogeneous catalyst system devised to improve the efficiency of the process, particularly from the standpoint of reducing water consumption.1 In some biodiesel processing, one to two gallons of water is required (for neutralization and washing steps) per gallon of biodiesel.
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