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The manuscript mainly described how heterogeneous catalysts significantly affected the transesterification of jatropha oil under supercritical alcohols with a deep discussion of relevant novel catalysts. It also extensively discussed biodiesel production techniques as well as their advantages and disadvantages.

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Why is it important?

The importance of this work is to help understand the efficiency of synthesized catalysts, as well as their impact over biodiesel production.


Writing this article was a pleasure because it discusses an interesting topic. Nowadays, biofuel requirements must be met with innovate solutions to maintain its renewable viability. This article presents several examples of such solutions in a new and stimulating way for new researchers.

Chemical Engineer Velid Demir
Yildiz Teknik Universitesi

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This page is a summary of: New Catalysts for Biodiesel Production under Supercritical Conditions of Alcohols: A Comprehensive Review, ChemistrySelect, June 2022, Wiley,
DOI: 10.1002/slct.202104459.
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