12 July 2006 22:53 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS news)--Cargill’s 37.5m gallon/year Iowa Falls, Iowa biodiesel plant has moved into start-up phase, market sources said on Wednesday.
The production complex will include an adjacent refinery for the glycerine co-product. Glycerine refining capacity was said to be 30m pounds/year.
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Sources said Cargill intends to produce US Pharmacopeia (USP) standard glycerine at the
Along with Cargill, many other agro-based enterprises are actively involved in site selection and construction for US biodiesel plants, with Archer Daniels Midland among the largest. At present, only Cargill has elected to build an integrated glycerine refinery.
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