Government of India to start collecting used cooking oil, convert it into biodiesel

According to a recent media report, Government of India is going to start collecting used cooking oil and convert it into biodiesel.

*Pilot Project at Nerul Facility

*Muenzer Bharat will collect used cooking oil daily from restaurants, hotels and roadside eateries from Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Thane in the first phase.

*Containers will be given to collect oil and trucks will replace them daily.

*Containers will be transparent to check how much oil is contaminated.

*The oil will be recycled at a facility in Nerul MIDC