Monthly Archives: October 2007

Using Portable Fire Extinguishers

In the event of a fire, the correct use of a portable fire extinguisher could mean the difference between suffering a minor loss or a major one.

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Standing Accused

These are interesting times in the Estill-Schwerin household.

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Revisiting Wood

These days we are anticipating cold nights ahead, and among other things, our thoughts turn to heating the greenhouse.

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Halloween Party

Announcing our upcoming Piedmont Biofuels Halloween party. The party will be held Friday, October 26th at the Industrial biodiesel plant. pills viagra canada

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Static Electricity

Remember when you dragged your feet across the rug and then touched your brother or sister’s ear! That got their attention! We have also seen the effects of “static cling,” when our clothes cling together in the dryer. Static electricity, … Continue reading

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A Half Million Gallons

On Friday we celebrated the passing of the first half million gallons through our fuel Terminal. Our primary fuel maker, Chris Jude, called for a celebration.

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Biodiesel Analytics Class

Starts October 31st at Central Carolina Community College. Come out and learn about biodiesel quality test methods. We will cover feedstock analysis, in-process testing, and ASTM fuel specifications. Learn Acid number, Total & free glycerin, cloud point, flashpoint, and viscosity! … Continue reading

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Everyday Sustainability

Here I go again. Off to address the Sustainability Foundation Luncheon for the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce.

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