Biodiesel and Your Fleet

November 2005
Fleet Equipment;Nov2005, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p16
Trade Publication
The article examines the biodiesel as an alternative fuel for trucks in the United States. Biodiesel includes a broad range of fatty acid methyl esters and includes fuels derived from animal fats and vegetable oils reacted with an alcohol in the presence of a catalyst. Biodiesel is now being favored by environmentalists because it is a renewable energy source. Its use can also lower operating costs for the trucking industry.


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