BQ-9000

Below are the downloadable Adobe Acrobat PDF’s of our BQ-9000 Certification for your reference.

Biotane Fuels has been a BQ-9000 producer and marketer since 2006. Currently we are the only BQ-9000 certified biodiesel producer and one of only two BQ-9000 marketers in the state of California.

The National Biodiesel Accreditation Program is a cooperation and voluntary program for the accreditation of producers and marketers of biodiesel fuel entitled, BQ-9000. This program is a unique combination of the ASTM standard for biodiesel, ASTM D6351, and a strict quality systems program that includes storage, sampling, testing, blending, shipping, distribution, and fuel management practices.

BQ-9000 Producer (click to download PDF)

BQ-9000 Producer Certification is for companies that produce biodiesel fuel. The program ensures that a production company is using a system for monitoring the quality of their biodiesel. BQ-900o is a strict quality management system process ensuring that our fuel maintains it’s exact specifications examining: documentation requirements, management responsibility, operational elements, laboratories, sampling and testing, remediation elements and fuel blending.

 

BQ-9000 Marketer (click to download PDF)

The BQ-9000 Marketer Certification is for distribution companies who sell biodiesel and biodiesel blends. The requirements to become a BQ-9000 Certified Marketer are very similar to those for producers, with an emphasis placed on handling, blending, storage, and shipping procedural documentation. BQ-9000 Marketer Certification is an important title, because proper handling of biodiesel is as critical to fuel quality as proper production.