Biodiesel and green diesel are fuels derived from renewable sources such as vegetable oil or animal fat. Biodiesel can be used alone in standard diesel engines or can be blended with petroleum based fuel to reduce harmful emissions. Included in this data set are methods for producing renewable diesel fuels from traditional feedstocks as well as the use of other sources, such as algae, by batch, supercritical, ultrasonic, and microwave transesterification processes.

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