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Make Mine a Grease Car

Make Mine a Grease Car

If you have a diesel car, you can convert it to one that runs entirely on leftover vegetable oil that would otherwise be thrown away by your friendly neighborhood greasy spoon. Even non-diesel cars can be converted to run on biodiesel-spiked fuel. Clean-burning and non-polluting, biodiesel fuel may be the wave of the future. Find out more about grease cars and biodiesel fuel here:

Read about the benefits of biodiesel-fueled cars

A handy definition of biodiesel fuel

Convert your car to biodiesel

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Annie B. Bond

Annie is a renowned expert in non-toxic and green living. She was named one of the top 20 environmental leaders by Body and Soul Magazine and "the foremost expert on green living." - Body & Soul Magazine, 2009. Learn Annie's latest eco-friendly news on anniebbond.com, a website dedicated to healthy and green living.

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8:10AM PST on Feb 8, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

11:47PM PST on Dec 16, 2012

My friend has a Volvo diesel that he runs on used cooking oil he collects from local restaurants. It takes a little work to filter it and it creates as much CO2 as regular diesel fuel but his exhaust smells like fried chicken.

2:15PM PST on Dec 5, 2012

Thanks

3:12PM PDT on Oct 10, 2012

noted

10:39AM PDT on Aug 19, 2012

Seems bizarre but true

8:15PM PDT on Jun 28, 2012

God knows that with our country being a fast food country
This might be a great fuel source

3:01AM PST on Feb 20, 2012

Great use for spent vegetable oil.

4:10PM PST on Feb 19, 2012

Thanks.

6:45AM PST on Feb 19, 2012

thanks for article

4:23AM PST on Feb 19, 2012

Thanks for the article.

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