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March 18: National Biodiesel Day

On National Biodiesel Day, the Iowa Biodiesel Board reminds farmers to ask for and use biodiesel as they head into spring planting.

March 18 is the birthday of Rudolf Diesel, the man who invented the engine that bears his name.

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Petroleum Professionals: Our guide to Iowa biodiesel 

Check out our new guide with links and resources for petroleum distributors interested in adding biodiesel to their product lineup! 

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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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