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Biodiesel production from sunflower oil using microwave assisted transesterification
(North-West University, 2013)
Biofuels are becoming more attractive worldwide because of the high energy demands and the fossil fuel resources that are being depleted. Biodiesel is one of the most attractive alternative energy sources to ...
Evaluating the effects of fungicides for the control of Exserohilum turcicum on sorghum in South Africa
(North-West University (South Africa) , Potchefstroom Campus, 2017)
Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) is one of the five most widely cultivated grasses in Sub- Saharan Africa. Exserohilum turcicum (Pass.) Leonard and Suggs is a fungal foliar pathogen that causes leaf blight (LB) on ...
Supercritical fluid extraction of Sclerocarya birrea kernel oil
Sub-Saharan Africa is a treasure chest of natural materials remaining to be explored for commercial applications and as alternative foods to diversify and improve food sustainability. The Marula tree is available in abundance ...