Why the heck does California care?!?

“it’s definitely illegal in California to use human medical waste to power vehicles.”

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  1. #1 Anthony
    December 26, 2008

    It’s probably just generic improper disposal, not a specific law against using it to power vehicles. Honestly, turning it into biodiesel probably sterilizes it pretty well.

  2. #2 Comrade PhysioProf
    December 26, 2008

    This whole brouhaha is a fucking joke; it only has because of the “eww, gross” factor. In the grand scheme of things, the amount of human fat available from medical procedures to fuel vehicles is nil.

  3. #3 llewelly
    December 26, 2008

    Tyler Durden Biofuels Incorporated ?

    The fear and ignorance in the Forbes article is downright laughable.

  4. #4 Michelle Reinke
    December 26, 2008

    This is interesting – I’ve always thought America had a duel fuel crisis: too much in our bodies and not enough for transportation, electricity, etc. A better solution than what this doctor pulled might be this fantastic initial tri-brid model:

  5. #5 Jason Failes
    December 27, 2008

    Buy Oilent Green; It’s People Power!

  6. #6 Jan-Maarten
    December 27, 2008

    ‘Baby you can drive my car’
    ‘Beep beep, beep beep, Yeah!’

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