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Shrinking European tallow availability due to biofuel demand to hit oleic acid as well

Shrinking European tallow availability due to biofuel demand to hit oleic acid as well

December 30, 2019 |

In the UK, ICIS reports that increased demand for biodiesel in Europe is seen pressuring tallow supplies which is expected to increase prices, potentially to the point of making them unviable as feedstock. In the meantime, as European countries look towards advanced biofuels and the use of waste feedstocks as they move away from crop-based […]

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Europe looking more to palm oil for fatty acids as tallow supplies shrink

Europe looking more to palm oil for fatty acids as tallow supplies shrink

October 31, 2019 |

In the UK, ICIS reports that a growing shortage in Europe of fatty acids usually produced from tallow has the market looking to source palm oil as feedstock instead. With tallow-based biodiesel production increasing thanks to policies that allow for “double counting” against European biofuel blending mandates when waste feedstocks are used, the tallow market […]

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Fonterra using tallow-based biodiesel in 150 milk tanker trucks

Fonterra using tallow-based biodiesel in 150 milk tanker trucks

March 13, 2019 |

In New Zealand, Fonterra is now using tallow-based biodiesel produced by Z Energy in 150 of its milk tankers in an effort to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of its products. Although there is a small premium paid for the biodiesel versus fossil diesel, the dairy cooperative was one of the biofuel producer’s foundation clients […]

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Darling Ingredients buys Tallowmasters

Darling Ingredients buys Tallowmasters

June 6, 2017 |

In Florida, Darling Ingredients Inc. has acquired the assets of Tallowmasters, LLC, a family owned rendering and recycling company with headquarters in Medley, Florida and processing operations in Miami, Florida. Irving, Texas-based Darling Ingredients provides a global growth platform for the development and production of sustainable natural ingredients. Tallowmasters was advised in the transaction by […]

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Z Energy getting ready to commission 20 million liter tallow biodiesel plant

Z Energy getting ready to commission 20 million liter tallow biodiesel plant

December 17, 2015 |

In New Zealand, Z Energy’s NZ$26 million tallow biodiesel plant is ready to begin commissioning early in the new year, at first producing 20 million liters annually but scalable to 40 million liters. Already the company is retailing B5 blends at its gas stations around the country, and the biodiesel from the new facility will […]

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Singapore sourcing 65% of Australian tallow exports for biodiesel

Singapore sourcing 65% of Australian tallow exports for biodiesel

May 5, 2015 |

In Australia, Singapore is bouncing back as a key demand center for inedible tallow exports for use in biodiesel production. Policy changes in the US dropped demand for Australian tallow imports as the focus was more on domestic feedstocks, so even though exports haven’t recovered to mid-2014 levels of 300,000 metric tons annually, Singapore is […]

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Z Energy starts building 20 million liter tallow biodiesel plant in New Zealand

Z Energy starts building 20 million liter tallow biodiesel plant in New Zealand

January 12, 2015 |

In New Zealand, Z Energy has started construction on its 20 million liter green tallow-to-biodiesel plant in South Auckland. The fuel that has been developing in a University of Auckland lab has more than 90% GHG savings compared to fossil diesel and will be blended at 5%.  The company expects to have the fuel available […]

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Brazil exports 6.7 million liters of tallow biodiesel to Europe

Brazil exports 6.7 million liters of tallow biodiesel to Europe

July 2, 2014 |

In Brazil, food processing giant JBS has exported a total of 6.7 million liters of tallow-based biodiesel to Dutch fuel blender Argos Energies at an undisclosed price, though Platts reported that it was likely at a discount to soy-based Brazilian biodiesel prices. About 20% of the country’s biodiesel production comes from tallow, which is double […]

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Iowa beef tallow-to-biodiesel facility approved for revenue bonds

Iowa beef tallow-to-biodiesel facility approved for revenue bonds

[ 0 ] December 30, 2010 |

In Iowa, Nature BioReserve’s planned 60 million gallon beef tallow-to-biodiesel facility in South Sioux City has been approved for $25 million revenue bonds by the city council. Construction is expected to start in the late summer. More on the story.

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Preem selects HydroFlex for renewable fuels plant with potential to save 2.5M tons CO2

Preem selects HydroFlex for renewable fuels plant with potential to save 2.5M tons CO2

March 15, 2020 |

In Sweden, Preem has chosen Haldor Topsoe’s HydroFlex renewable fuel technology to produce clean renewable diesel and jet fuel at their Gothenburg refinery in Sweden. The 16,000 barrels-per-day unit will have a yearly production capacity of approximately one million cubic meters of fuels which corresponds to about 25% of Sweden’s estimated consumption of renewable fuels […]

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