27 August 2013 22:16 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Diamond Green Diesel has successfully started up its renewable diesel plant in ?xml:namespace>
Throughput rates at the 9,300 bbl/day facility will be lowered to about 5,000-7,000 bbl/day while the replacement takes place, which is expected to be completed by mid-October, said Darling International, which owns Diamond Green Diesel along with Valero subsidiary Diamond Alternative Energy.
Darling is a US-based recycler of food and oil products, turning such biomaterial into tallow, feed-grade fats, feed and fuel ingredients for use in fields such as oleochemical and biodiesel production, as well as in agriculture.
US-based Valero is an international refiner of fuels and other petrochemical products.
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