August 13 2020

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Biofuel-The Liquid

Biofuels are the liquid form of a product that is formed after biomass processes. The two main versions that are used the most widely are ethanol and biodiesel. These can be used in car engines as a replacement for diesel and petroleum.

Ethanol can be created with:

  • a mixture of ethyl alcohol
  • fermented starch corn
  • maize/corn
  • sugar/sugercane

Biodiesel can be created with:

Oily plants and substances such as

  • Soybean
  • Oil palm
  • Algae
  • Fry oil (from restaurants)

These biofuels are most oftenly be used for:

  • A replacement for diesel and petrol in cars