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It is the right time to open a global discussion on the science and the technologies of biodiesel

Thank you to those who joined the global discussion on the science of biodiesel.


The International Congress on Biodiesel:  The Science and The Technologies brought together a global audience, from the producers to the researchers, to discuss the science behind the phenomenon that is biodiesel.



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 Biodiesel Broadcasts

Your audio link previewing the International Congress on Biodiesel: The Science and The Technologies



The Executive Committee


A high-caliber Executive Committee was organized to develop a program that brought the broader scientific considerations of biodiesel together. 


Michael J. Haas, Congress General Chair, USDA, ARS ERRC, USA

Marcel S.F. Lie Ken Jie, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Martin Mittelbach, University of Graz, Austria

T. (Tiger) Thiagarajan, Malaysian Palm Oil Board, USA



Co-Sponsoring Organizations


Agricultural Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture


Malaysian Palm Oil Board



Participating Organizations


Associazione Italiana Produttori Biodiesel

Center for Advanced BioEnergy Research, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

European Section of the AOCS

Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe (FNR), Agency for Renewable Raw Materials, Germany

Industrial Oil Products Division of the AOCS


Media Partners


Biodiesel America HPC Today
Biodiesel Magazine inform Oils & Fats International
Biofuels International Kingsman Biodiesel Oil Mill Gazetteer
ep Overviews Oleochemical Magazine Soyatech