Neste partners with McDonald’s and HAVI to recycle used cooking oil into renewable fuel

Neste partners with McDonald’s and HAVI to recycle used cooking oil into renewable fuel

10th July, 2020

Finnish renewable fuels producer Neste has entered a circular economy partnership with McDonald’s Netherlands and global supply chain company HAVI, the company announced on 24 June.

Petrobras to test renewable diesel production at REPAR refinery

Petrobras to test renewable diesel production at REPAR refinery

9th July, 2020

Brazilian petroleum company Petróleo Brasileiro (Petrobras) is planning to produce renewable diesel that complies with the country’s new fuel regulations at its REPAR refinery, Oil&Gas Journal reported on 24 June.

Trade group warns that proposed new standard would hit Greek exports

Trade group warns that proposed new standard would hit Greek exports

9th July, 2020

A new standard of identity for imported olive oil is being considered by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Olive Oil Times reported on 19 June.

Latest issue: June 2020

June 2020

Our June 2020 issue includes insights into the important role that bleaching earths play in mitigating levels of 3-MCPD esters and the removal of metal impurities from edible oils. It also looks at how slurrying spent bleaching earth with oil offers a profitable way to dispose of this waste material.

Focusing on packaging, we examine how the hermetic sealing of bottles and jars containing oils and fats ingredients can help reduce waste.

The June issue includes the OFI 2020 Plant & Technology Guide ­- a fully updated global selection of plant and equipment suppliers to the oils and fats industry- accompanied by a wall chart of company activities.

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