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University of Saskatchewan Glycerol purification technology funding announcement

February 27, 2015
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

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Biofuel producers in Western Canada will soon be able to purify and convert raw glycerol more cost-effectively thanks to an investment announced by the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.

Left to right Dr. Jim Basinger, Associate Vice President Research, University of Saskatchewan; Minister Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification; Randy Hoback, Member of Parliament – Prince Albert; Janice Tranberg, Executive Director, SaskCanola; and Dr. Ajay Dalai, Canada Research Chair of Bioenergy and Environmentally Friendly Chemical Processing and Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Saskatchewan.

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Biofuel producers in Western Canada will soon be able to purify and convert raw glycerol more cost-effectively thanks to an investment announced by the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.

Minister Rempel tours the Chemical Engineering Labs at the University of Saskatchewan with Member of Parliament, Randy Hoback and Dr. Ajay Dalai, Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering.

Biofuel producers in Western Canada will soon be able to purify and convert raw glycerol more cost-effectively thanks to an investment announced by the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification. News Release >