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Opinion research shows biodiesel matters to voters in presidential election 

As the parade of presidential hopefuls continues at the Iowa State Fair this week, the Iowa Biodiesel Board reminds them just how important biodiesel is to the state’s voters.

76 percent of voters in Iowa widely support expanding the Renewable Fuel Standard to increase biodiesel use in the United States.The majority of voters surveyed also said a presidential candidate’s view on the RFS is important to their vote.


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Iowa Biodiesel Board Annual Meeting 

Join Iowa biodiesel producers, soybean farmers, petroleum marketers and other supporters for a day of learning and networking at this free one-day meeting. Paul D. Pate, Iowa Secretary of State, will give the keynote address.  

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel

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RSVP by Sept. 7





Biodiesel in Iowa

Iowa is a national leader in biodiesel production.

Biodiesel is a cleaner-burning alternative fuel, produced from domestic, renewable resources. Biodiesel contains no petroleum, but can be blended at any level with diesel to create a blend.

Iowa biodiesel producers play a critical role in providing the nation with America's only Advanced Biofuel.  This economic activity benefits all of Iowa. 

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