|BREAKING NEWS||[Nov. 21, 2018] SHOWSOTROS! Productions celebrates its 10 year anniversary!|
|Title||The Veggie Van Voyage|
|Description||Here's one slick solution big oil can't keep down. It's called "The Veggie Van" and it's powered by...vegetable oil.
Keen to clean America's highways, this flower-powered van takes fast food fryer oil and turns it into clean "biodiesel" fuel.
We join Joshua Tickell, filmmaker and author of the cult hit book "From the Fryer to the Fuel Tank," on a fossil-free road trip around the United States.
|ISBN / Bar Code number||0-9707227-3-7 / 9 780970 722737|
|Video Format||1.33:1 (4:3) / Full screen|
|Disc Count||One (1)|
|Region||Region 1 - NTSC|
|Features||[MAIN MENU]: (1. Play Movie, 2. Director's Interview, 3. Photos, 4. Contact Info)|
|Production||© 2003 Joshua Tickell Productions / Laguna Productions|
|Company||The Veggie Van Organization|
|Item / Product Number||????|
|Run Time||Approx. 12:10 (1, Splash intro - 00:06, 2. Play Movie - 12:05, 3. Director's Interview - Watch Entire Interview: 25:27, 4. Photos - 4:30, 5. Contact Info - 0:00 Total DVD time: 0:34:49)|
|Copyright||© 2003 Joshua Tickell Productions/The Veggie Van Organization. All rights reserved.|
|Other Formats||Book (paperback)|
|Quoted Reviews||"A nation's craving for fast food and fast cars all boils down to a flowered van that smells like a french fry" - The Today Show|
|Other||Raised in Louisiana and Australia, Joshua Tickell is a writer and filmmaker who focuses on sustainable energy. He has been interviewed on The Today Show, CNN and the Discovery Channel. He lectures at universities in the United States, Australia, and Latin America. He resides in New Orleans, Louisiana.|
"'People see the film and think "my God, this is amazing! This tells the whole story!"'"
- Josh Tickell
There are more than 3 billion gallons of used fryer oil produced in the United States each year...
"When they stopped for a fill-up, it was not at a service station, but at a McDonald's or Kentucky Fried Chicken..." - LA Times
"First came the Oscar Meyer Weinermobile, which travels the country celebrating a particular kind of fast food. Now comes the Veggie Van, which is powered by fast food." - LA Times
Biodiesel is less toxic than table salt and biodegrades faster than sugar
Biodiesel runs in all diesel engines
Biodiesel is grown by American farmers on American soil
Biodiesel can also be made from beef fat
Biodiesel reduces cancer-causing emissions by up to 75%
"Biodiesel should be a major political priority in this country. People need to realize that this is a fuel that can help farmers, it can give people in America jobs, and it can move this country forward."
- Josh Tickell
Join the Biodiesel Revolution
online at: www.veggievan.org
mail: 1000 Bourbon Street #354
New Orleans, LA 70116