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Municipal Waste Conversion to Diesel

• arclein
A Red Deer company wants to turn local garbage into fuel – and it insists it’s got the technology to do so. Blue Horizon Bio-Diesel Inc. Conducted a demonstration in a Blindman Industrial Park shop on Wednesday, feeding a mix of municipal solid waste, sawdust, used motor oil and a special “catalyst” into a scaled-down plant, which churned out a small quantity of diesel fuel a short time later.