EPA Nears Final Approval Of Canola Oil For ‘Advanced’ Fuel Under RFS

September 21, 2022
EPA is nearing final approval of canola oil as a feedstock for the manufacture of “advanced” low-carbon fuels qualified to earn credit under the renewable fuel standard (RFS), an important step to attain Biden administration biofuels production goals including the massively scaled-up production of aviation fuel sourced from biomass. EPA sent a final rule on the issue to the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for pre-publication review Sept. 19, according to OMB’s website. OMB review typically takes...

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