In 2016, biodiesel consumption for Brazil was 62 thousand barrels per day. Biodiesel consumption of Brazil increased from 0 thousand barrels per day in 2002 to 62 thousand barrels per day in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 81.85 %.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Biodiesel is a fuel typically made from soybean, canola, or other vegetable oils; animal fats; and recycled grease. It can serve as a substitute for petroleum-derived diesel or distillate fuel. For EIA reporting, it is a fuel composed of mono-alkyl esters of long chain fatty acids derived from vegetable oils or animal fats, designated B100, and meeting the requirements of ASTM (American Society for Testing materials) D 6751.
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