Tag: coffee grinds

Roadchef partners with bio-bean for biofuel

Roadchef partners with bio-bean for biofuel

June 2, 2018 |

In the United Kingdom, Roadchef, a motorway service operator, is partnering with bio-bean to convert coffee grounds into biofuel. Olleco, a resource recovery company, transports the used coffee grounds from 28 Roadchef sites to bio-bean’s facility in Cambridgeshire where they are then converted into biofuel. Roadchef estimates about 7 million cups of coffee are drunk […]

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Researchers produce biodiesel from coffee grinds

Researchers produce biodiesel from coffee grinds

September 11, 2013 |

In Ohio, researchers from the University of Cincinnati have developed a method to produce biodiesel from the oils extracted from used coffee grounds. After the extraction process, the coffee grounds are again dried and used to filter the biodiesel produced from its own oils. Future research will focus on improving the efficiency of the filtering […]

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