K-12 teaching resources

Analysis of Biodiesel in the Chemistry Classroom

  • Pump New Life into Classroom Learning with Biofuels:
    A module with components that can be used in physical science,
    environmental science and chemistry classes

In this module students will:

  • Practice solving thermochemical problems.
  • Produce biodiesel in a small-scale laboratory experiment.
  • Analyze the quality of the prepared biodiesel.
  • Compare and evaluate the usefulness of alternative fuel sources.