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New York researchers develop brown grease biodiesel production method

New York researchers develop brown grease biodiesel production method

April 30, 2020 |

In New York state, research on transforming brown grease into biodiesel fuel has been published in the Journal of Biochemical Engineering under the title “Biodiesel fuel production from brown grease produced by wastewater treatment plant: Optimization of acid catalyzed reaction conditions.” The groundbreaking research describes the process of using water treatment plant waste to create […]

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Brown Grease Separation Technology: The Digest’s 2020 Multi-Slide Guide to Greasezilla’s FOG – Fats, Oils, Greases to Fuel

Brown Grease Separation Technology: The Digest’s 2020 Multi-Slide Guide to Greasezilla’s FOG – Fats, Oils, Greases to Fuel

February 5, 2020 |

Yuck! There’s a $25 billion grease problem, from the underground blob in the U.K. to pretty much any public treatment facilities and liquid waste haulers, but Greasezilla has a patented system to help solve the grease trap waste problem. Find out the details of the brown grease separation system technology, the biofuel offtake, costs and […]

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UConn professors trialing brown grease to biodiesel technology

UConn professors trialing brown grease to biodiesel technology

November 28, 2013 |

In Connecticut, technology developed by an assistant professor at the University of Connecticut is being installed at the Water Pollution Control Facility in Torrington to turn fats, oils and greases into biodiesel. The facility collected over a million gallons of brown grease last year, meaning that if the pilot is successful, it could be replicated […]

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UConn professor takes brown grease technology to market

UConn professor takes brown grease technology to market

August 7, 2012 |

In Connecticut, A UConn researcher has teamed with partners to launch RPM Sustainable Technologies that will focus on biodiesel production from brown grease and will launch an operational prototype at the wastewater treatment plant in Torrington in the next few months. Other wastewater treatment plants in the state have indicated interest in setting up production […]

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San Francisco brown grease-to-biodiesel plant opens

San Francisco brown grease-to-biodiesel plant opens

[ 0 ] October 8, 2010 |

In California, a demonstration plant has begun operation at the Oceanside Wastewater Treatment Plant in San Francisco, that creates biodiesel fuel from restaurant trap grease. The demonstration treatment plant will process 10,000 gallons per day of trap waste, recovering 300-500 gallons a day of brown grease and converting it to biodiesel. The program is an […]

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Greasezilla releases modular system to facilitate off-site collection

Greasezilla releases modular system to facilitate off-site collection

May 4, 2020 |

In West Virginia, Downey Ridge Environmental Company, developer of Greasezilla™, says that its FOG (fats, oils & grease) Brown Grease separation technology is now available in a modular system configuration to accommodate remote collection sites and large-scale food production facilities where high volumes of FOG are generated. Designed for both interior and exterior placement, the […]

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Clearing the FOG – Reclaiming advanced biofuel from Fats, Oils and Grease

Clearing the FOG – Reclaiming advanced biofuel from Fats, Oils and Grease

January 28, 2020 |

By Ron Crosier, President, Downey Ridge Environmental Company Special to The Digest Biofuels offer a renewal energy source that can reduce dependence upon fossil fuels. The EPA reports that replacing fossil fuels with biofuels has the potential to reduce the negative effects of fossil fuel production and use, including conventional and greenhouse gases (GHG) pollutant […]

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Greasezilla selected to Virginia FOG sanitation project

Greasezilla selected to Virginia FOG sanitation project

December 3, 2019 |

In Virginia, Greasezilla announced it has been selected by Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD) to provide the most cost-effective and ecologically sound FOG (fats, oils and grease) Separation Technology for the Nansemond Treatment Plant in Suffolk, Virginia. HRSD did an industry-wide search for the most efficient and advanced system to separate FOG into its basic […]

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Greasezilla to be FOG separation tech for Danbury Wastewater Treatment Center

Greasezilla to be FOG separation tech for Danbury Wastewater Treatment Center

September 21, 2019 |

In West Virginia, Greasezilla was selected as part of a new fats, oils, grease (FOG)-to-Biodiesel receiving station for the Danbury, Connecticut Waste Water Treatment facility. Greasezilla’s patented solution separates FOG into its basic elements, sending the water back to the treatments center headworks and recovering highly profitable brown grease as an Advanced Biofuel. At the […]

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REA successful in demoing biodiesel production from brown FOG

REA successful in demoing biodiesel production from brown FOG

October 16, 2018 |

In Connecticut, REA Resource Recovery Systems has teamed with the University of Connecticut to produce biodiesel from brown FOG collected from the Greater New Haven Water Pollution Control Authority. The company demoed its technology to the governor last month. Previously, the company developed technology to use yellow grease as feedstock but sought a solution to […]

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