Tag: gutter oil

B5 uptake in Shanghai seen as success in getting gutter oil out of the food chain

B5 uptake in Shanghai seen as success in getting gutter oil out of the food chain

September 13, 2018 |

In China, already 40 gas stations in Shanghai are offering 5% biodiesel blends using fuel produced from overused used cooking oil known as “gutter oil” in response to the government’s push to get the dirty out of the food chain. Already more than 54 million liters of the fuel has been sold since the program […]

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Shanghai launches gutter oil biodiesel program

Shanghai launches gutter oil biodiesel program

May 27, 2013 |

In China, China Daily is reporting that the Shanghai government has unveiled plans to produce biodiesel from recycled gutter (cooking) oil recycled from local restaurants. The initiative, which will coordinate efforts by six companies and Tongji University, comes after a scandal erupted in the past two years over the resale of waste cooking oil directly […]

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China to introduce new system for collecting, recycling oil

China to introduce new system for collecting, recycling oil

February 17, 2012 |

In China, Beijing’s municipal government has stated that by 2015 they will have a system to handle disposal of waste fat and edible oils for all restaurants as part of an effort to end the use of illegally recycled oil, called gutter oil.  The work of collection and transportation will contracted out to companies. Beijing […]

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