Table 1 Comparing the properties of the Allanblackia parviflora biodiesel to United States and Europe standards

From: New non-edible Allanblackia parviflora seed oil as an alternative feedstock for biodiesel production and characterization of the fuel

Fuel property Allanblackia parviflora ASTM D6751 EN 14,214
Cetane number 50  ≥ 47  ≥ 51
Kinematic viscosity (mm2/s; 40 ℃) 4.74 1.9–6.0 3.5–5.0
Oxidative stability (h) 2.42  ≥ 3  ≥ 6
Pour point (℃) 3
Flash point (℃) 155  ≥ 93  ≥ 120
Sulfur value (%, w/w) 0.002  ≤ 0.05 0.020
Acid amount (KOH mg/kg) 0.422  ≤ 0.5  ≤ 0.5
Water content (mg/kg) 0.03  ≤ 0.05  ≤ 0.05
Density (20 ℃) 867 860–900