German biodiesel mostly comprised of rapeseed oil

February 24, 2014 |

In Germany, UFOP determined that rapeseed oil is the most important raw material of the biodiesel component in diesel fuel, comprising 89% of the content based on investigation of the raw material composition of diesel fuel at public filling stations commissioned by UFOP. Palm kernel oil comprised 6% and palm and soya oil comprised 4 and 1 percent, respectively. However, the proportion of samples without biodiesel has increased from 20 to 25%.

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