Ohio company produces algae oil for biojet fuel, plans scale-up

Read the full story in Biorefining Magazine.

Dublin, Ohio-based Independence Bio-Products recently announced that algae oil the company produced has been converted into jet fuel and tested by the Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, part of the federally funded Algae to Fuel project. According to IBP Spokesman Brad Lambert, his company supplied two liters of algae oil to the Air Force for processing. The resulting fuel was an approximate 99 percent match to fossil-based JP-8 jet fuel, Lambert said.

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