Glycerin Application Development (Cows)

The objective of this research project is to develop markets for glycerin, a co-product of biodiesel production. Glycerin, once a value-added product, is now a disposal concern for producers and will becoming an increasing challenge as this fuel increases market share. The project will research glycerin's potential application in animal feed. There are also plans to test on swine.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Advanced Research, Biobased Research


  • English


  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $49972.00
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Research and Innovative Technology Administration

    Office of Research, Development, and Technology
    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC    20590
  • Project Managers:

    Johnson, Shawn

  • Start Date: 20120510
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 31298

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01467604
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 3:35PM