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Tyson is developing animal fat-based renewable fuel

US meat processor, Tyson Foods, which generates around 2.3bn lbs (about 1000 tonnes) of animal fat/year as part of its food processing operations hopes to be able to turn most of it into biofuel by the end of the year, according to a report by Reuters on Planet Ark. This is not the first time […]

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The battle over corn

Over in the US PBS has taken a look at the battle over corn being fought by the food and fuel industries in the US. Some interesting numbers about the area of land we’ll need to plant…

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From fastfood to biodiesel

Guess where these guys recommend you go for biodiesel feedstock: Fry-o-diesel

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