Extramural Research - People, Prosperity and the Planet
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EPA Grant Number: SU832484
Title: Closing the Biodiesel Loop: Self Sustaining Community Based Biodiesel Production
Appalachian State University students will develop a sustainable education facility to promote and demonstrate small-scale biodiesel processing while providing hands-on research opportunities. This closed loop system design includes: solar thermal heating, wastewater bio-remediation, passive solar greenhouse, methanol recovery, soap making, and composting.