biodiesel(redirected from Bio-diesel)
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biodieselAn alternative fuel for internal combustion engines, which is produced from soybean, rapeseed, corn and other plant oils, as well as animal fats.
Fewer sulphur fumes, particulate matter,and carcinogens when subjected to internal combustion than petroleum-based fuels.
Unlikely to replace petroleum products given the potential demand; high costs of producing biodiesel from food crops.