What to know about Renewable Diesel (R99)

What is Renewable Diesel (R99)?

Renewable diesel (R99) is made from 100% sustainably sourced renewable materials and it can be used as a drop-in replacement for petroleum-based diesel fuel. This means that R99 diesel has a very low carbon footprint and can be considered a sustainable alternative to traditional diesel fuel. Jubitz also offers renewable lubricants for delivery and self-pick-up at the Vancouver, WA location.

What is it made out of?

Renewable diesel (R99) makes use of repurposed animal fats, used cooking oil, and inedible oil to create renewable diesel fuel with a low carbon footprint. Animal fat and used cooking oil mainly originate from restaurants, supermarkets, and various food service establishments. After processing to remove impurities, they undergo hydro-treatment using high-pressure hydrogen to eliminate oxygen and extract water. The subsequent phase involves isomerization, which fine-tunes cold flow attributes to guarantee seamless integration with current infrastructure and engines.

Is Renewable Diesel (R99) ok to use in my truck?

Renewable Diesel (R99) effortlessly fits all diesel engines, with no need for modifications. It shares a chemical identity with fossil diesel. As a seamless drop-in substitute for diesel, it emulates the performance of fossil diesel, capable of being used in its pure form or blended at any proportion.

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From diverse industry fleets, there’s a rapid shift toward R99 Renewable Diesel because it’s hassle-free, economical, and yields instant emission reductions. Be a catalyst for positive change today by making the shift to renewable diesel fuel!

Where to buy (R99) Diesel?

The availability of R99 biodiesel can be found at the Jubitz Flagship location in Portland, OR. The campus provides commercial passenger vehicles with a R99 biodiesel cardlock as well as a non-commercial diesel pump for local traffic.

In conclusion, R99 diesel is a sustainable and low-carbon alternative to traditional diesel fuel that offers a range of benefits for diesel vehicle and fleet owners. However, it’s important to do your research and make sure that your engine is compatible with biodiesel and that you are using high-quality fuel from a reputable supplier. With the right precautions and care, R99 can be a great choice for reducing emissions and supporting a more sustainable transportation system.