Jump to main content or area navigation.

Contact Us

Extramural Research - People, Prosperity and the Planet

2008 Project Descriptions

NCER Logo
Important Links
P3 Research Project Search
Enter Search Term:

Advanced Search

EPA Grant Number: SU833534
Title: Green Engineering to Reduce the Use of Petroleum Energy Resources. Phase I. Use of Sustainable Sources of Feed Stocks for the Production of Biodiesel Fuel – An Undergraduate Educational Program

Pennsylvania State University students will use plant oils, animal fats, algae, and waste cooking oil in a variety of chemical engineering experiments to sustainably produce biodiesel. This project, which will reduce the university’s use of petroleum, is part of an ongoing effort to green the campus.

Project Abstract

Jump to main content.