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  • Biodiesel and Conical Chemical Mix Tanks

    Enduramaxx produces a range of chemical storage tanks ideal for a number of storage and processing uses and that includes for the formulation and safe storage of biodiesel. There may well be a number of processes to reach a useable grade of biodiesel, but all methods require the settlement and drainage of glycerol, the unusable by-product of refining the oil. That’s where cone bottom tanks, ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • Cone Bottom Tanks For Biodiesel Production

    Fuel prices may have stabilised somewhat in recent months, but who would have though a few years ago that a litre of diesel would be close to £1.30? The Belfast Telegraph reports how custom officials in Northern Ireland are foiling an illicit fuel plant every 10 days, with the number having trebled in the past decade. However, despite reports that the underground fuel industry is funding ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • New companies join the elite in biodiesel quality assurance

    Three more biodiesel companies have achieved the highest level of industry-recognized quality assurance, a sign that quality remains a top commitment among the nation's biodiesel producers. The National Biodiesel Accreditation Commission this week recognized Louis Dreyfus (Claypool, Ind.) and Blackhawk Biofuels (Danville, Ill.) as the nation's newest BQ-9000 biodiesel producers. In addition West ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • Safeway converts US trucking fleet to biodiesel

    Safeway Inc. announced Friday that it has converted its entire U.S. truck fleet to cleaner-burning biodiesel fuel. The company will use B20, a blend of 20 percent biodiesel and 80 percent diesel, in its fleet of more than 1,000 trucks. Biodiesel is made from renewable resources such as fats and vegetable oils. Blends of up to 20 percent can be used in any diesel engine with no need for ...

  • Portable Biodiesel Refinery on Display at GLOBE 2016

    Visitors to the GLOBE Innovation Expo will get an up-close look at a made-in-B.C. portable biofuel refinery built inside a standard 20-foot shipping container. BioCube has successfully deployed its refinery on remote sites in The Congo, in India, and elsewhere around the world to produce fossil-free fuel for heavy equipment and power generation. The BioCube will be exhibited at GLOBE 2016 ...


    By GLOBE Series

  • Fast, Easy Detection of Biodiesel in Diesel Fuel Down to 100 ppm

    Wilks Enterprise is pleased to announce a new InfraSpec VFA-IR Spectrometer, Model EB, with a flow-through sample system and automated syringe pump that accurately measures biodiesel in diesel fuel down to 100 ppm in less than five minutes.  This is particularly important for pipeline operators and nuclear power plants as the InfraSpec Spectrometer provides an easy, on-site check to ensure ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Increased biodiesel blend measurement capability with new InfraCal 2 Analyzer

    The new InfraCal 2 Analyzer, recently introduced by Wilks, for biodiesel in diesel measurements offers additional features to the already established and widely-used InfraCal Biodiesel Blend ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Biodiesel Market Is Growing -- Northeast Infrastructure Developments Facilitate a Larger Market for Bioheat

    The market for biodiesel-blended heating oil is growing swiftly as oilheat dealers look for ways to green their offerings and supply a product that offers comparable economic benefits to natural gas. The lack of proper storage and blending infrastructure in some Northeast markets, however, may make local oilheat dealers less willing and able to offer the product to customers. Fortunately, several ...


    By Marketwire

  • EPA proposes guidance for underground storage tanks (HQ)

    As part of its commitment to help ensure that biofuels, such as ethanol and biodiesel, are safely stored in underground storage tanks (USTs), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released draft guidance for UST owners and operators who wish to store these fuels. EPA is requesting comments on the proposed guidance that clarifies how an UST owner or operator can comply with the federal ...

  • Testing by California Department of Agriculture shows new InfraCal 2 Biodiesel Blend Analyzer Compares to ASTM D7371

    While a picture may be worth a thousand words, in the world of testing for regulations and validation data is worth a thousand words. The InfraCal Analyzers have been accepted worldwide as a standard for measuring the percent biodiesel in diesel by regulatory agencies, fuel blenders at terminals, production facilities, fuel distribution centers and fleet managers. The following data is from a ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Increased Capability for Oil in Water and Biodiesel Blend Measurements with New InfraCal 2 Analyzer

    The new InfraCal 2 Analyzer, recently introduced by Wilks, offers additional features to the already established and accepted InfraCal Oil in Water Analyzers and InfraCal Biodiesel Blend Analyzers.  These features include better repeatability, multiple calibrations, unlimited data storage, optional internal battery pack, touch screen display, and password protection for instrument settings. ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Assuring accurate biofuel blend measurements with portable mid-IR analyzers

    With the public image vacillating between food versus fuel issues and the environmental advantage of biofuels, it is important to keep quality blend standards high in order to further biofuels acceptance. Analytical testing equipment is essential to this goal. Portable mid-infrared analyzers, such as the InfraCal Analyzers from Wilks Enterprise, Inc., offer a quick analytical method to assess the ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Sometimes oil and water do mix

    Innovation can be like a light bulb, switched on by an unexpected encounter. Such an encounter happened at a recent Waste Management & Recycling trade show. I was approached by a gentleman whose most pressing interest was not in the science or technology of our Biodiesel Blending Systems.  His first question was, 'where can I get a plastic barrel like the one in your booth ...


    By JLM Systems Ltd

  • Chip oil recycler shut by tough market

    A drop in oil prices combined with tougher credit terms have forced a Merseyside-based used food oil recycler into administration. Refuel Energy, which produces biodiesel from used chip fat, suffered reduced profit margins when the cost of its vegetable oil feedstock increased. While costs increased, the price consumers were paying for end-product fuel oil reduced as prices dropped around the ...

  • Wastewater Processing Using Cone Bottom Tanks

    With water being an extremely valuable commodity, no wonder that companies in a broad array of sectors are looking at ways to reduce and reuse their water and, besides rainwater harvesting tanks, wastewater management often looks to processing and recycling of grey water using separation tanks, or cone bottom tanks. As well as being used as a storage tank, Cone Bottom ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • Ensuring Accurate, On-Site Biofuels Blend Measurements in Under One Minute

    Globally, governments are putting more emphasis on sustainable energy sources and are creating energy policies that promote the production and use of biofuels.  With the Renewable Fuels Standard-2 (RFS-2), the US set biofuels blending volumes to 12.95 billion gallons for 2010 increasing to 36 billion gallons by 2022.  With similar mandates or guidelines coming from other countries, the ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • New Enduramaxx Cone Bottom Tank Range – The Benefits Of Conical Tanks For Farming Applications

    As autumn approaches, a lot of focus falls onto the various requirements for Cone Bottom Tanks, or conical tanks. Featuring varying degree conical bottoms, cone tanks are suited for the storage of any liquid that produces sediment and that needs draining. As we launch our new range of cone bottom tanks, we thought we’d go through some of the many features, benefits and uses of conical tanks ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • Enduramaxx Launches the UK’s Largest Rotationally Moulded Polyethylene Water Tank

    For Immediate Release Peterborough, UK. Enduramaxx Launches the UK’s Largest Rotationally Moulded Polyethylene Water Tank Peterborough-based Enduramaxx continues to support British farming with the introduction of its 30,000 litre water tank; the largest available in the UK.  The ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • NIBA Member Firms Syndicate IPO for Methes Energies

    An Initial Public Offering for Methes Energies Intl., a recent NIBA presenter, was completed by NIBA member firms including ...


    By Marketwire

  • Peterborough Water Tank Specialist Joins ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Quality Elite

    Enduramaxx joins the 44,849 other UK companies as it acquires ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 quality standards for its harvesting, liquid fertiliser and other vertical and horizontal tanks used across agriculture and industry. Renowned for producing robust, high quality vertical and horizontal storage tanks, buyers can be fully assured that Enduramaxx products are manufactured and supplied to the very ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

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