Essays Tagged: "Vegetable oil"

Lab write up on finding organic compounds in common everyday foods

sence of organic compounds in common foods.Hypothesis: If the food contains fats oils or waxes like vegetable oil and butter then the food will contain lipidsIf the food contains carbohydrates like po ... t tested positively for protein and thoroughly clean them out.Discussion: In the experiment, vegetable oil and butter both tested positively for lipids. They created a translucent spot on the b ...

(3 pages) 38 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays


s it made?Biodiesel is a renewable source of fuel, and is an alternative to petroleum. It's base is vegetable oil, and it runs in diesel engines. Usually made from soy, rapeseed, fryer, or canola oil, ... nt?It is much kinder on the environment than petroleum diesel is, because it is basically processed vegetable oil. Most of its emissions are harmless to the ozone layer, because it is carbon-neutral. ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

New Product Public Relations Campaign: Huffman Trucking

Phase IWe have chosen a product "Vegetable Based Fuel Product" (VBFP) that is timely, given high fuel costs, and easily applicable to ... an Trucking: 800 road tractors and 2,100 45' trailers. It is a fuel mixture of eighty seven percent vegetable oil and thirteen percent of petroleum products.The technology that is going to be impli ... is going to be implicated is based on the original design of diesel engines. "The concept of using vegetable oil as an engine fuel dates back to 1895 when Rudolf Diesel (1858-1913) developed the firs ...

(6 pages) 316 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The effects of a diet rich in saturated fats

: All animal fats, such as those in meat, poultry, and dairy products are saturated. Fast foods and vegetable oil are also saturated. Saturated fats are solid at room temperature. Saturated fats are t ...

(1 pages) 24 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology


iesel is not that different from regular diesel and other kinds of gasoline. Biodiesel is made from vegetable oil and animal fat. Biodiesel is not regular vegetable oil and is not safe to swallow. Bio ... iodiesel is made through a process that is called transesterification which is a process that makes vegetable oil and animal fat into esterified oil. This can be used as diesel fuel, or mixed with reg ...

(1 pages) 517 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Have Your Cake And Eat It Too

ingredients needed, besides a cake pre-mix are three eggs, 1 1/2 cups of milk or water, 1/2 cup of vegetable oil and some pre-made icing. You can find a pre-mix in a multitude of flavors in your near ...

(2 pages) 606 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Babe Ruth

highly waterproof layer on surfaces, and steroids act as an alternative for quick gain of muscles. Vegetable oil and peanut oil are examples of lipids, and supply humans with needed fats for organs i ...

(1 pages) 6 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Is Biodiesel a Viable Alternative To Diesel From Fossil Fuels For Trucks And Buses?

diesel is defined as mono-alky esters of long -chain fatty acid. It is a fuel that derived from the vegetable oils, animal fats, which is similar to the diesel fuel except that it is made from the cro ... prises long-chain fatty acids with an alcohol attached on it and produced through the reaction of a vegetable oil with alcohol in the presence of the catalyst, such as potassium hydroxide or sodium hy ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.5 Jul/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Alternative Fuels

odiesel, ethanol, butanol, chemically stored electricity, hydrogen, methane, natural gas, wood, and vegetable oil. I think that ethanol and hydrogen might be the best.Ethanol has been used since prehi ...

(2 pages) 37 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Is Biodiesel a viable alternative to petroleum for tucks and buses?

gy currently exists.Biodiesel is a liquid fuel made from biological ingredients such as new or used vegetable oils or animal fat, and it is an alternative or additive to standard diesel. It is a clean ... It is a cleaner burning replacement and is biodegradable and non-toxic. Biodiesel is produced from vegetable oils or animal fats through a series of chemical reactions. The fats are known as triacylg ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Marketing Phase I Exxon Mobil

iesel is produced through a procedure of transpiration where the separation of glycerin from fat or vegetable oil takes place. This reaction makes two products: biodiesel and glycerin.Today people loo ... biggest threat to a marketing plan for biodiesel. One might think the alternative fuel created from vegetable or plant oil is going to be a more cost effective route. However, the price of soybean oil ...

(7 pages) 48 0 4.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Marketing Plan: Phase III Paper

ection.3. Baja Fish Taco: Sea bass fish dipped in a specially made batter then deep fried with 100% vegetable oil and topped off with cabbage, pico de gallo, and a creamy special topping.4. Al Pastor ...

(8 pages) 116 0 3.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Testing for Macromolecules

arch, lipid, and protein in various samples through standard tests.MODIFICATION1. Protein solution, vegetable oil, glucose solution, sucrose solution, starch solution and distilled water were added se ... r of the protein solution. It went the same with samples containing lipids, glucose and starch. The vegetable oil had the most obvious reaction with the brown paper bag test. As among all the samples, ...

(5 pages) 20299 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Demographic Factors Research

portant role in marketing and has paid fines to religious groups for falsely advertising the use of vegetable oil in place of beef flavoring when making french-fries. Vegetarians and many religions an ...

(9 pages) 42 0 0.0 Nov/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

World Wide Fund

d 2004) it is the second most consumed edible oil globally and, per unit area, the highest-yielding vegetable oil crop.Under pressure from environments and retailers about the demolition of forests fo ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Mar/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Alternate Fuels

te our environment. The best thing about bio diesel is that it can be produced in your kitchen. The vegetable oil and fatty acids are filtered to remove the water, and extra contaminates. Then the oil ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Dec/2011

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Customers & shareholders: An examination of McDonald’s performance towards health issues.

se as they are beyond the scope of the essay.McDonald's most important products are mainly fried in vegetable oil (McDonalds. 2009) which contains a lot of trans fat which are not essential for the bo ...

(7 pages) 7 0 0.0 Mar/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


BIODIESEL : A FUEL FOR FUTUREResearch questionWhich type of vegetable oil which is palm oil, corn oil, sunflower oil, coconut oil and canola oil will produce th ... ic and why it is worth investigating?Biodiesel is an alternative fuel that is made by conversion of vegetable oil through the process of transesterification. The fuel that we know now is a non-renewab ... produced in a large yield. Therefore, for this experiment I would like to investigate which type of vegetable oil which is palm oil, corn oil, sunflower oil, canola oil and coconut oil that can produc ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry