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Conversion technology of multiple feedstocks in biodiesel pilot plant system

Yeoh, Guan Jie and Khalid, Amir and Abd Rahman, Alif Aizuddin and Leman, Abdul Mutalib (2017) Conversion technology of multiple feedstocks in biodiesel pilot plant system. In: Combustion Control Strategies Internal Combustion Engines. Series 1 . Penerbit UTHM, pp. 61-74. ISBN 9789670764948

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This review paper is discuss the conversion technology of multiple feedstocks and the analysis of the flow characteristic in processing of biodiesel pilot plant system. Based on the research has been done by several researchers, we had determine the types of feedstock is used for the conversion of feedstock's to biodiesel production. Based on the researcher reported that are few types of production process is used to obtain the biodiesel. The process consists of co-solvent system, combination of lipases, two-step method and value-added byproducts. Besides, researchers also study the flow characteristics of biodiesel by setting up a pilot plant system. This pilot plant system is used to study the process of transesterification of feedstock in order to obtain the biodiesel. The field parameters are tested in the experiment carried out by researchers. The parameter is influence of methanol/oil molar ratio on transesterification yield, influence of catalyst content on transesterification yield and influence of temperature on transesterification yield.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: T Technology > TP Chemical technology > TP315-360 Fuel
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering Technology > Department of Mechanical Engineering Technology
Depositing User: Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Date Deposited: 30 Sep 2019 03:20
Last Modified: 30 Sep 2019 03:20
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/11654
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