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Making Eco-Friendly Diesel Fuel From Butter

Science & Tech  (tags: diesel, fuel, butter, biodiesel )

- 3253 days ago -
The search for new raw materials for making biodiesel fuel has led scientists to an unlikely farm product -- butter.


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Charles Webb (11)
Wednesday July 28, 2010, 9:36 pm
This is a joke, right? Please tell me this is a joke.

Sandra Watson (73)
Wednesday July 28, 2010, 9:48 pm
That is a terrible idea. Dairy cows are already used and abused enough. We don't need bio fuels. We need electric cars and SOLAR ROADWAYS.

gail dair (0)
Wednesday July 28, 2010, 11:17 pm
noted ty

patricia lasek (317)
Thursday July 29, 2010, 4:08 am
Really bad idea. I wonder how much money these guys wasted doing this?

milca V (79)
Thursday July 29, 2010, 6:21 am
kind of absurd... agree with sandra... dont imply cows in raw material for fuel...

Barbara D (70)
Thursday July 29, 2010, 7:20 am
Sigh. Just because something CAN be done, doesn't mean it SHOULD be done. Go back to the grasses!

liz c (827)
Thursday July 29, 2010, 7:50 am
Noted. Thank you Sophie.

Ben O (128)
Thursday July 29, 2010, 7:56 am
For Pete's sake! Isn't it bad enough with the freaking ethanol, instead of producing food...? DAMMIT!!!

Silvana Berardo (0)
Thursday July 29, 2010, 7:58 am

Ben O (128)
Thursday July 29, 2010, 7:59 am
...And how "Eco-Friendly" is it to make diesel fuel from butter...???
Just HOW stupid can mankind get?
-Sorry, we don't know that; not yet!!!


Nancy M (147)
Thursday July 29, 2010, 10:45 am
This does indeed sound like a dumb idea to me.
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