IJSRP, Volume 8, Issue 11, November 2018 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Medha M. B, A. Royden D’souza, Abhishek
In the face of the upcoming energy crisis, biofuels have come up as a promising alternative for mineral fuels like diesel and gasoline. With the prospect of developing a suitable alternative fuel, rubber seeds were collected and the kernel was separated from the shells using an expeller. From the dried kernels, oil was extracted using a soxhlet extractor.