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- Rodríguez-Gutiérrez, Guillermo, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Biomass and bioenergy 2014 v.67 pp. 443-450
- acidity; biodiesel; centrifugation; diesel fuel; drying; esterification; fatty acid methyl esters; feedstocks; fossil fuels; fuel production; methanol; olive oil; olive pomace; olives; sodium hydroxide; steam; temperature; transesterification; triacylglycerols; Mediterranean region
- ... Recently interest has been revived in the use of plant-derived waste oils as renewable replacements for fossil diesel fuel. Olive–pomace oil (OPO) extracted from alperujo (by-product of processed olives for olive oil extraction), and produced it in considerable quantities throughout the Mediterranean countries, can be used for biodiesel production. A steam treatment of alperujo is being implemente ...