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Brrr...It's Freezing

Student: Medford Lutz

District/Region: Annapolis Valley Region

Event: 2009 Canada-Wide Science Fair

Grade 8 - Pine Ridge Middle School

Biodiesel is an environmentally friendly fuel source. Made from vegetable oil, biodiesel is becoming popular throughout the world.

However, in colder climates like Canada, this biofuel can clog fuel lines when temperatures drop. I experimented with different solutions to adapt the biodiesel to withstand frigid temperatures. I created a biodiesel that didn't cloud point up to a temperature of -17 Celsius.

Medford Lutz

Medford Lutz - Brrr...It's Freezing

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