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October 20th, 2018 |  Blog and Used Oil

A Closer Look at the Cooking Oil Refinement Process >

Thanks to years of research and innovation, biodiesel is now produced from a variety of sources, or feedstocks. t Of these many sources, used cooking oil – the feedstock used by SeQuential – is perhaps the most sustainable. It’s created from materials that have already served their primary purpose, which helps reduce the need to grow crops specifically for fuel production, and dramatically lowers the carbon footprint of the resulting biodiesel.

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October 15th, 2018 |  Blog and Used Oil

How to Get Started with Used Cooking Oil Collection >

Strict regulations in many cities mean that restaurant operators must pay close attention to how they use and dispose of cooking oil. Fortunately, working with a vendor like SeQuential makes it easy to get rid of your used cooking oil.  At SeQuential, we collect cooking oil and refine it into clean-burning biodiesel through a low-waste process. All you have to do is fill the provided container with your oil.

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September 30th, 2018 |  Biodiesel and Blog

Adding Biodiesel to Your Station? Here’s What You’ll Need >

Since the turn of the century, biodiesel consumption in the United States has grown from virtually nothing to more than 2 billion gallons per year. In fact, between 2010 and 2016 alone, yearly consumption numbers grew by more than 600 million – a sure sign that the desire for alternative energy sources is alive and well. Seeking to join in on the industry’s rapid growth? Adding biodiesel to your gas station might be the perfect move. Here, SeQuential has compiled a checklist to help you make the change seamlessly. READ MORE


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Preparing Your Pacific Northwest Fuel Station for Biodiesel >

If you’re in the fuel business, then you’re probably well aware of the trending increase in biodiesel use across the country. The U.S. alone now accounts for more than 2 billion gallons of biodiesel consumption in a given year. This brings up an important point – is it time for your fuel station to join the biodiesel revolution?

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September 28th, 2018 |  Blog and Used Oil

Understanding Kitchen Grease Regulations and Penalties >

Whether you’re kick-starting a brand-new eatery or operating a restaurant that’s always busy, much of your focus will be drawn to menu planning, promotionand food sourcing. It’s easy to neglect some of the less-engaging elements of owning a food service establishment – such as governmental regulations. But these regulations play a major role in the long-term success of your business, and if you don’t follow the applicable guidelines, you run the risk of getting into serious and costly trouble. Here, we’ll explore how kitchen grease regulations may affect your business.

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September 1st, 2018 |  Blog

Your Preferred Pumper in the Pacific Northwest >

Whether we’re partnering with restaurants to clean grease traps and collect used cooking oil, restaurant or distributing high-quality biodiesel to a massive fleet of heavy-duty trucks, SeQuential strives to be the best at what we do. That’s why we’re proud to be a part of the Preferred Pumper program in the Pacific Northwest. Learn how our Preferred Pumper status makes us one of the region’s premier provider of grease trap services. READ MORE


August 31st, 2018 |  Blog and Used Oil

Understanding Cooking Oil Rebates >

SeQuential and many other alternative fuel producers around the world strive to take advantage of cooking oil that would otherwise go to waste during our production process. That’s why we actively partner with local individuals and businesses alike to collect their used oil – it’s easy for them, and it’s convenient for us. But did you know that recycling cooking oil might also lead to rebates? We’ll outline how the system works. READ MORE


August 21st, 2018 |  Biodiesel and Blog

Comparing Engine Wear: Petroleum and Biodiesel >

By now, it’s no secret that biodiesel offers a wide variety of benefits that elevate this alternative fuel source above and beyond many of its competitors. It’s simple to use with virtually every modern diesel engine, it burns cleaner than petroleum diesel and it’s easy to source from sustainable processes. But how does biodiesel perform when it’s actually in a vehicle’s engine? Discover how biodiesel stacks up against petroleum diesel when it comes to engine wear.

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August 14th, 2018 |  Biodiesel and Blog

How Biodiesel Stacks Up Against Other Alternative Fuels >

The environmental revolution has created a global push for cleaner, more sustainable sources of energy. This means that while biodiesel has certainly gained a great deal of popularity, there are a variety of alternative fuel types. Wondering how biodiesel stacks up against the other major alternative fuels available on the market? We’ll compare a few of the most common.

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August 7th, 2018 |  Biodiesel and Blog

Understanding EPA Biofuel Standards >

Over the past several decades, widespread public interest in the development of more environmentally friendly energy practices has stimulated a variety of green innovations. Eventually, the government joined in on the process, authorizing the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program in 2005. The RFS program was developed to help expand the nation’s access to renewable fuels while diminishing our production of greenhouse gases.

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