Neighborhood Service

Bioheat® fuel is delivered by your local oil heat dealer. Bioheat® fuel is brought to your home by the same family-owned, full-service heating oil companies that have delivered traditional heating oil to you and your neighbors for decades. In response to growing consumer demand for clean, renewable fuel sources—compounded by increasingly stringent regulatory standards—these long-trusted companies are evolving to offer a cleaner, more efficient 21st-century heating product that can be used in… Read More

Sustainability

  Bioheat® fuel is a cleaner burning, renewable fuel. Bioheat® fuel is a healthy and safe renewable energy resource made domestically from fatty acids found in soy and other vegetable oils, recycled restaurant oils, and other natural sources. Not only is its production astonishingly energy efficient, but the fuel itself is nontoxic, biodegradable, and promotes better air quality and environmental sustainability by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. It also provides a cleaner, more… Read More

Economic Impact

  Bioheat® fuel decreases our dependence on foreign oil, creates jobs at home, boosts agriculture, and saves money for consumers. The biodiesel industry is supporting more than 62,000 U.S. jobs, generating billions of dollars in GDP, household income, and tax revenues. The industry’s economic impact is poised to grow significantly with continued production increases. The biodiesel industry supports jobs in a variety of sectors, from manufacturing to transportation, agriculture and service. For… Read More

Quality Assurance

Bioheat® fuel, produced to the highest quality standards. In order for a fuel to be called Bioheat®, it can only be made with ASTM D6751 grade biodiesel. ASTM international is a group that sets technical standards for the global industry; D6751 is the specification for 100% biodiesel fuel. Biodiesel is the only renewable diesel fuel with approved ASTM specifications, which helps ensure that the fuel will provide trouble-free usage along with the… Read More

Bioheat® Blends

  B2-B100 Pure Biodiesel is called B100. Biodiesel can be blended at any ratio with heating oil to create a Bioheat® blend, the most common and the one endorsed by the Oilheat Manufacturers Association is a blend up to five percent. A Bioheat® blend with two-percent Biodiesel is referred to as B2, a blend with five-percent biodiesel as B5, and so on up to B100. Most Bioheat® fuel providers advocate the use of Bioheat® blends between B2… Read More

Fuel for the Future

Bioheat® fuel is here to stay. Bioheat® fuel has been thoroughly tested by the most prominent fuel research organizations in the world. Independent studies by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Southwest Research Institute, Brookhaven National Laboratory, and the US Department of Agriculture have shown that ASTM grade biodiesel can blend seamlessly in heating oil with even greater benefits to performance, human health, energy security, and global climate change. Bioheat® fuel has been… Read More