Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1993, 58, 2896-2904

Balance of One-Step Reesterification of Vegetable Oils

František Skopal

Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Chemical Technology, 532 10 Pardubice, Czech Republic


Theoretical relationships have been derived which are necessary for realization of reesterification of vegetable oils in production of biodiesel fuel on industrial scale. Using a model system of repased oil-methanol, orientational calculations and their verification have been carried out.