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  • Several deadlines in this committee are approaching. The US CCFO team has requested comments on these matters. All relevant documents are attached. Here is the text of the request: "The first is the ...

  • I think the best way to dispose off oils/butter will be to convert it to soap by alkali neutralization. The products do not creat environmental pollution. Soap stock will certainly find buyers. Even if ...

  • The AOCS Sustainable protein patent report for the week ending May 22, 2022 is attached. If you want to suggest keywords or search terms, please email me at scott.bloomer@aocs.org . Access to ...

  • Thank you to everyone who signed up so far. There is still time to sign up for this week's meetings - times and links are listed below. We look forward to lively discussions about session topics for 2023! ...

  • Here in UK - there is often a thriving potential for local collection with a view to garage processing to make bio-diesel ------------------------------ Regards, Paul Hart Owner Elm Lea Partners Ltd. ...

  • Try talking to baker commodities they might have the solution  you are looking for https://bakercommodities.com/who-we-serve/food-processors/    info@bakercommodities.com ------------------------------ ...

  • Are you ready to expand your knowledge with a new free AOCS webinar? While every high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) or ultrahigh performance liquid chromatography (UHPLC) experiment and system ...

  • The AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo program is built by and for the scientists and researchers of the communities AOCS serves. We invite everyone to attend a session development meeting to share their thoughts ...

  • Regards, In their natural state, the oil contain trace amounts of iron, copper, and manganese. As the oil passes through the extraction plant, the level of these metallic impurities increases. Alkaline ...

  • Hello Changtao, Could you get a hold of me at rlo@mbpsolutions.com. We may be able to help but I would need to know a bit more information if you have the time. Best Regards, Ryan ------------------------------ ...

  • How much do you have?  We have a couple of options that depend on volume. ------------------------------ Bob Horning Aiken SC ------------------------------

  • WE are just looking for a way to dispose of our raw material oil and butters that isn't non-hazardous waste. We were previously told we could compost them and then we got conflicting information from the ...

  • As you are aware citric acid is added as a processing aid to chelate the trace metals in the oil. Check metal content and if the oil meets and beats your specification for metals then you do not need to ...

  • Hi, My Company used to use the Physical and Chemical Characteristics of oils, Fats and Waxes (3rd Edition) by David Firestone (AOCS) for specification of oils. Recently our customer wanted us to use Codex ...

  • Dear all, I am posting this on behalf of one of the users of AOCS method Ca 6a-40. Please feel free to share your experience or opinions.  "  We run AOCS Ca 6a-40 for unsaponifiable matter. But relegalize ...