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IBB Urges EPA to Properly Account for RFS Exemptions

Brad Wilson, chair of the Iowa Biodiesel Board, testified before the EPA on Oct. 30.

“EPA’s uncertain commitment to upholding the RFS has led to a slow decline in our business. Western Iowa Energy has run at just 66 percent capacity...several other biodiesel producers in Iowa are running at reduced capacity, and at least one has shut down completely. This is a result of the impacts of small refinery exemptions."

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Regional Annual Meeting of the Iowa Biodiesel Board and National Biodiesel Board  

September 18 – 19, 2019
Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel

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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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