American Journal of Applied and Industrial Chemistry


Volume 2, Issue 1, June 2018

  • Use of Lagenaria Siceraria Seed Oil for the Production of Environmentally Friendly Biolubricant

    Owuna Friday Junior, Dabai Musa Usman, Sokoto Muhammad Abdullahi, Muhammad Chika, Abubakar Aminu Lailaba

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, June 2018
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 3 September 2018
    Accepted: 14 September 2018
    Published: 12 October 2018
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajaic.20180201.11
    Abstract: The needs for environmentally friendly energy sources, coupled with the depleted fossil oil reserves, have generated interests in the search for world’s alternative energy sources, and vegetable oils seem to be the best options. This study assesses the use of Lagenaria siceraria seed oil (LSSO) as a potential source of environmentally friendly biol... Show More