1.1 This method determines the total glycerin in biodiesel fuel (range TBD) by liquid chromatography. 1.2 Mono- di- and triacylglycerols are eluted as single peaks for each compound class and therefore could be reported separately as well as together as total glycerin.
There is a total glycerin specification for biodiesel. Also, monoglyceride content is of particular interest as a component in biodiesel fuel.
KeywordsFAME; fatty acid methyl esters; monoglycerides
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