What Is Green Grease?

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Students from MIT’s Biodiesel team organizes the project, called Green Grease, and they traveled to Sao Paulo, Brazil last summer to begin the implementation. Led by Libby McDonald, a fellow at the Community Innovators Lab in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning, the team converted two large trucks to run directly on filtered vegetable oil, rather than converting the oil itself into biodiesel fuel.

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