Chapter 9. Production of Biodiesel from Waste Lipids

  1. Wim Soetaert and
  2. Erick J. Vandamme
  1. Roland Verhé and
  2. Christian V. Stevens

Published Online: 16 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470754108.ch9

Biofuels

Biofuels

How to Cite

Verhé, R. and Stevens, C. V. (2009) Production of Biodiesel from Waste Lipids, in Biofuels (eds W. Soetaert and E. J. Vandamme), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470754108.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Laboratory of Industrial Microbiology and Biocatalysis, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

Author Information

  1. Faculty of Bioscience-engineering, Department of Organic Chemistry, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2009

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Renewable Resources

Book Series Editors:

  1. Christian V. Stevens

Series Editor Information

  1. Faculty of Bioscience-engineering, Department of Organic Chemistry, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470026748

Online ISBN: 9780470754108

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Keywords:

  • biodiesel production from waste lipids;
  • alternative resources for biodiesel production;
  • waste frying and cooking oil conversion into biodiesel;
  • waste oils and crude vegetable oils, animal fats - economical alternative for biodiesel;
  • two-step transesterification-esterification;
  • conversion of crude palm oil (CPO) into biodiesel;
  • chemical and physical refining of vegetable oils

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Alternative Resources for Biodiesel Production

  • Conversion of Waste Frying and Cooking Oils into Biodiesel

  • Conclusion

  • References