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Biofuel From Whiskey Waste
2013-06-18 05:36:30

Scottish start-up Celtic Renewables is bringing back a once popular fermentation process that it says can be used to produce superior next-generation biofuels from the byproducts of various biological industries.

Whiskey As Biofuel
2012-09-25 21:33:39

It may not come as a shock to most who have tasted it before, but some scientists are turning whisky by-products into fuel.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.