Coffee oil as a potential feedstock for biodiesel production.

  title={Coffee oil as a potential feedstock for biodiesel production.},
  author={Leandro Silva de Oliveira and Adriana S. Franca and Rodrigo R S Camargos and Vany Perp{\'e}tua Ferraz},
  journal={Bioresource technology},
  volume={99 8},
A preliminary evaluation of the feasibility of producing biodiesel using oil extracted from defective coffee beans was conducted as an alternative means of utilizing these beans instead of roasting for consumption of beverage with depreciated quality. Direct transesterifications of triglycerides from refined soybean oil (reference) and from oils extracted from healthy and defective coffee beans were performed. Type of alcohol employed and time were the reaction parameters studied. Sodium… CONTINUE READING

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