We are the first to actually do this,” professor Yuanhui Zhang says proudly of his team’s ability to turn swine manure into crude oil. He’s a bio-environmental engineer at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign who has led the 10-year research project that recently announced a breakthrough in porcine petroleum.
Didn't Buddy Holly sing about this, once?
Piggy poo, piggy poo!
Oh, my sow-lin' I love you
My piggy poo-oo-ooh
The technology is from right here in Illinois! Soooooieeee!