ASTM has approved a 5% blend of biodiesel in heating oil through the efforts of NORA, the National Biodiesel Board and oilheat manufacturers led by R.W. Beckett.

ASTMhas approved a 5% blend of biodiesel in heating oil through the efforts of NORA, theNational Biodiesel Boardand oilheat manufacturers led by R.W. Beckett.

John Huberof NORA stated that "bioheat provides a critical opportunity for the oilheat industry to reposition itself as the green renewable fuel of the future, and that knocking down regulatory barriers was essential."