Share this story
Close X
Switch to Desktop Site

Japanese squee-e-ze play -- peel into 'petrol'

Japanese scientists have managed to run a car and two motorcycles on oil extracted from tangerine peel.

The scientists said there was no difference in running performance between tangerine oil and normal gasoline.

About these ads

But there was a problem. It took 11,000 tangerines to produce one quart of oil.

Follow Stories Like This
Get the Monitor stories you care about delivered to your inbox.