Used cooking oil (UCO) feedstock now accounts for one-fifth of all European biofuels

Used cooking oil (UCO) feedstock now accounts for one-fifth of all European biofuels

27th May, 2022

Nearly one-fifth of all European biofuels is now made from used cooking oil (UCO), which has also witnessed the most absolute growth compared with any other biomass-based diesel feedstock in Europe and North America in the last few years, the ACI Oleofuels 2022 conference heard last week.

Perdue AgriBusiness and biotech firm ZeaKal enter soya agreement

Perdue AgriBusiness and biotech firm ZeaKal enter soya agreement

27th May, 2022

US agricultural product processor and exporter Perdue AgriBusiness has entered a soya agreement with biotech company Zeakal, the companies announced.

French cookware maker warns customers not to cook with olive oil

French cookware maker warns customers not to cook with olive oil

26th May, 2022

Leading French cookware maker Le Creuset has warned customers not to cook with olive oil, Olive Oil Times reported.

Latest issue: May 2022

May 2022

Our May 2022 issue includes a special focus on the global impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict.

We also examine the use of hydrogen in oils and fats processing and the drive towards green hydrogen; report from the Palm & Lauric Oils Price Outlook Conference (POC2022); focus on the New Zealand butter exporting industry; and give a round-up of some of the latest projects and technology developments around the world.

OFI’s regular mix of news, event listings and statistics also feature in this issue.