Chemistry and Technology of Fuels and Oils

, Volume 48, Issue 3, pp 169–174 | Cite as

Influence of production technology on characteristics of methyl esters of higher fatty acids

  • Z. A. Antonova
  • Yu. V. Maksimuk
  • V. S. Kruk
  • V. N. Kursevich
Current Problems. Alternative Fuels

The results of experimental investigations of the composition and qualitative characteristics of methyl esters of higher fatty acids produced in Belarus by various technologies are reported. The differences in their characteristics and the causes thereof are ascertained.

Key words

methyl esters of fatty acids rapeseed oil biodiesel oil quality indices fatty acid composition 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Z. A. Antonova
    • 1
  • Yu. V. Maksimuk
    • 1
  • V. S. Kruk
    • 1
  • V. N. Kursevich
    • 1
  1. 1.Belarus’ State UniversityMinskBelarus

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