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Biodiesel: A Cleaner, Sustainable Choice for Today and the Future

National Biodiesel BoardDec 2, 2020

The National Biodiesel Board recently updated its sustainability platform to a new Biodiesel Sustainability Now website where visitors can learn more about this fuel. Biodiesel,…

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Biodiesel Drives Demand for U.S. Soybean Oil

Kaleb LittleOct 3, 2019

The use of biodiesel, a U.S. soy innovation, is on the rise. Over the last decade, biodiesel demand for soybean oil increased by 300 percent.…

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Biodiesel Demand for U.S. Soybean Oil Boosted Numbers Over Last Decade

Kaleb LittleSep 29, 2019

Increasing markets and building more demand for soybeans is top of mind for many soybean growers throughout the United States. One market that may have…

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Diesel Vehicles Powered by Biodiesel Are In It For the Long Haul

Kaleb LittleAug 26, 2019

Attendees at the National Biodiesel Conference in San Diego in January got a glimpse into the future as equipment manufacturers, industry experts, and fleets detailed…

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As Food Waste Concerns Rise, Biodiesel Plays Active Role in Reduction

Kaleb LittleJul 14, 2019

It’s no secret: Americans love fried food. But, what happens to the oil after preparing those foods is part of an ever-growing conversation on reducing…

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U.S. Biodiesel Output Rises in March, but Falls Below 2018 Levels

Rob HatchettJun 14, 2019

Data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration showed that the U.S. produced roughly 534 million liters of biodiesel in March 2019. This was up…

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As Food Waste Concerns Rise, Biodiesel Plays Active Role in Reduction

Kaleb LittleJun 13, 2019

It’s no secret: Americans love fried food. But, what happens to the oil after preparing those foods is part of an ever-growing conversation on reducing…

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Global Biodiesel Growth Expected in 2019

Rob HatchettMar 4, 2019

The evolution of biofuel policy continues to push for expanding output. Recent developments this past quarter suggest that many countries, including the U.S., have worked…

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U.S. Government Sees Modest Growth for Biodiesel in 2020

Rob HatchettDec 18, 2018

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its final annual volume standards for U.S. biofuel production in late November. These standards establish the Renewable…

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Biodiesel Simple Switch For School District Bus Fleets

Tyson KeeverNov 25, 2018

Biodiesel, a U.S. Soy innovation, has less impact on the environment than petroleum diesel. School districts across the U.S. are starting to make the simple…

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Biodiesel Helps Keep U.S. National Parks Clean

National Biodiesel BoardSep 22, 2018

Biodiesel, created at a time when there was a surplus of soybean oil, has become one of U.S. Soy innovation’s greatest success stories. In this…

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Opportunities to Innovate: From Farmer to End User

Jayne GodfreyJun 16, 2018

Soybeans have been grown in the United States for more than two centuries; however, U.S. soy innovation continues through new soybean varieties, technology and soy-based…

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Food + Fuel

Lisa HumphreysMay 13, 2018

With soybeans, we don't have to choose. U.S. soybean farmers grow versatile and renewable soybeans to help meet food, feed, and fuel demand globally.

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Uses for Soybeans

Chris KrullMay 11, 2018

Soybeans are used in a wide variety of foods for humans and animals, as well as for industrial and consumer products such as building materials,…

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Operation Oil

Austin FallinDec 15, 2017

The Soy Checkoff Is Working To Turn Soybean Oil Into Liquid Gold. Soybeans are crushed for meal. This unspoken belief permeates the soy value chain,…

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The Value of Soybean Oil in the Soybean Crush

Scott IrwinSep 22, 2017

This academic article explores the correlation between the boom in biodiesel and soybean prices, based on soybeans being the main feedstock used in biodiesel. U.S.…

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Emerging Uses, Markets Keep U.S. Soybean Industry Competitive

Jordan BrightAug 15, 2017

As farmers are always on look-out for the most efficient ways to grow and use their soybeans to meet end-user needs, while maximizing profit opportunities…