Biodiesel – Palm Methyl Ester

IMG_0106Biodiesel is blended pump up to 7% in Europe in order to fulfill the EU biofuels mandate.  Meanwhile in US, the blends can be much less than 5% depending on the volumetric requirements of the obligated parties.  There are instances were blends of Biodiesel can be much higher up to 20% which is where most automobile manufacturers apparently draw the line in terms of warranty.    Some countries favor B100 or essentially 100% biodiesel instead of diesel for agricultural machinery and heavy transportation trucks.  Some countries in the EU have large incentives for the use of B100.