Biodiesel is an alternative renewable fuel that has been hailed as one of the biggest technology breakthroughs in the Oils and Fats industry. It is one of the most viable substitutes for petroleum diesel fuel and is manufactured from vegetable oils, animal fats or recycled greases combined with alcohol (ethanol or methanol) in the transesterification process. Biodiesel has a major advantage over petroleum diesel in that it is derived from renewable sources and is environmentally friendly. Therefore, fewer green house gases such as carbon dioxide are released into the atmosphere. In several countries, a combination of legislation and tax breaks favor the rising production and consumption of Biodiesel. In the
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