Translation of rapeseed oil in Spanish:

rapeseed oil

aceite de colza, n.

noun

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    aceite de colza masculine
    • He imports sugar, salt and rapeseed oil from southern Sweden and everything else is sourced, grown or otherwise produced in the surrounding area.
    • Cork City Council has converted 17 of their vehicles to run on rapeseed oil, under the EU CIVITAS programme.
    • The large US and Brazilian ethanol programs are based on corn and sugar cane respectively, the EU's biodiesel fuels on rapeseed oil.
    • The EU could import around 200,000 tonnes of rape oil in 2005-06, with most supplies coming from Canada.
    • A school bus operator in South Yorkshire has cut carbon dioxide output by using a new fuel made from a blend of rapeseed oil and ordinary diesel.
    • The original rapeseed oil, used as both a lubricant and an edible oil, was harmful when ingested because of high levels of a chemical called erucic acid.
    • He has an efficient arable operation and from it he is producing a branded rapeseed oil which he bottles and sells to retailers.
    • Vegetable fats and oils with a high proportion of unsaturated fatty acids (e.g. olive oil, rapeseed oil, sunflower oil, corn oil or wheat germ oil) are to be preferred.
    • European biodiesel production is currently dominated by palm, soya and rapeseed oil.
    • Linseed, rapeseed oil, walnuts, soya oil, and leafy greens are also good sources of Omega 3, although not quite as beneficial as fish.
    • There are plans to produce and sell biodiesel, an environmentally friendly motor fuel made from rapeseed oil and vegetable fats.