Have you ever been on the road and hungry, and thought "By golly, if I only had a microwave I could heat... anything... and eat it!" Well, neither have we. But that hasn't stopped Maplin Electronics from coming up with a portable, 12-volt microwave that you can operate through your cigarette lighter or hooked up directly to your car battery.
According to the
Nutraingredients.com, there is currently a heated debate between the food industry and biodiesel advocates in Europe
over the use rapeseed oil. The European Union seeks to increase the percentage of biofuel used in transportation from
the current 2.5-pct to 5.7-pct by the year 2010 and rapeseed oil is a major source for the alternative fuel.