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EPA Grant Number: SU831893
Title: Demonstrating the Feasibility of a Biofuel: Production and Use of Biodiesel from Waste Oil Feedstock and Bio-based Methanol at Middlebury College
This project focused on the production of biodiesel from waste cooking oils and methanol derived from a bacterial source. The effectiveness of biodiesel was tested in campus diesel engines and house furnaces that currently burn #2 fuel oil.