Philippines biodiesel association push for increase in blend mandate

Philippines biodiesel association push for increase in blend mandate

19th January, 2022

The Philippine biodiesel association (TPBA) is calling for an increase in the country’s coco-biodiesel blend from 2% to 5% to curb greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, the Manila Times wrote.

Bee'ah Tandeef set to launch UAE’s first community UCO recycling programme

Bee'ah Tandeef set to launch UAE’s first community UCO recycling programme

18th January, 2022

United Arab Emirates (UAE) recycling company Bee'ah Tandeef is planning to launch the country’s first community used cooking oil (UCO) recycling programme, Gulf Today wrote.

China set to approve more domestic GMO corn types

China set to approve more domestic GMO corn types

18th January, 2022

The Chinese leadership is planning to approve the safety of more genetically modified (GMO) corn varieties produced by domestic companies, Reuters reported the country’s agriculture ministry as saying.

Latest issue: January 2022

January 2022

Our January 2022 issue features a special focus on palm oil – the top consumed and produced vegetable oil globally.

We also give an update on the coconut industry in the Philippines, review the container shipping of oilseeds and oils and fats, and profile leading global rendering firm Darling Ingredients.

The issue also includes a global round-up of plant, equipment and technology news.

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