Gushan Environmental Energy Ltd, China

Gushan is primarily a biodiesel producer that was founded in 2006 in. The company uses vegetable oil, animal fat, and recycled cooking oil to produce biodiesel and its production byproducts like asphalt, glycerol, and erucic acid. The company has a production capacity of approximately 190,000 tons, which it had planned to increase to 400,000 tons. Unfortunately, the company suffered financial setbacks as a result of the economic crisis. In 2012 it was purchased by a holding company in the British Virgin Islands known as Trillion Energy Investments Holdings Limited.