Regarding different kinds of oil as fuel and as engine oil; no harm it seems
and surely other types of oils can also be used in the engine as lubricant.
Enviornmet friendly and if cars last longer and people get
less cancer maybe cheaper in energy terms too.
Fry and drive
When staff at a Welsh supermarket first noticed dramatic increases in
the sale of cooking oil, they thought the locals were doing a lot of
frying. They weren't. They were filling up their cars with it - not
surprising, as it's only 42p a litre. Trouble is, if you don't pay
duty, it's illegal. Jim White reports
Monday January 20, 2003
According to Mike Hebson, the manager of Asda's store in Swansea,
south Wales, there was no reason to be suspicious that sales of the
company's cheapest bottles of cooking oil were running 20% higher than
the previous year, way above any other store in Britain. "We just
thought it was one of those things," says Hebson.
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Various vegetable oils and their burning points:
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