Spent coffee grounds as a versatile source of green energy.

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The production of energy from renewable and waste materials is an attractive alternative to the conventional agricultural feed stocks such as corn and soybean. This paper describes an approach to extract oil from spent coffee grounds and to further transesterify the processed oil to convert it into biodiesel. This process yields 10-15% oil depending on the… (More)
DOI: 10.1021/jf802487s

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@article{Kondamudi2008SpentCG, title={Spent coffee grounds as a versatile source of green energy.}, author={Narasimharao Kondamudi and Susanta Kumar Mohapatra and Mano Misra}, journal={Journal of agricultural and food chemistry}, year={2008}, volume={56 24}, pages={11757-60} }