Factsheet: European Norm biodiesel-FAME (Fatty acid methyl esters): EN14214

European Norm biodiesel-FAME (Fatty acid methyl esters): EN14214

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This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for marketed and delivered fatty acid methyl esters (FAME, or biodiesel) to be used either as fuel for diesel engines and for heating applications at 100 % concentration, or as an extender for distillate fuel for diesel engines in accordance with the requirements of EN 590 and for heating fuel. At 100 % concentration it is applicable to fuel for use in diesel engines and in heating applications designed or subsequently adapted to run on 100 % FAME. (CEN/TC 19)
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Standardisation of biodiesel for use as fuel in diesel engines.

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