We’re investing in a future where planes can be fueled by things like waste. So we hired an expert.
What’s so great about SAF?
SAF is an alternative to normal jet fuel that can help fly a plane with reduced lifecycle emissions. In fact, SAF is the fastest and most effective way we're reducing lifecycle emissions across United’s fleet! Investing in and using more SAF across the entire airline industry will help fly us all toward a lower carbon future.
Take a look at how Oscar’s prized banana peel could help fly a plane one day.
Fruit goes into trash
Trash goes to the lab
Lab puts trash through machine
Machine produces fuel
Fuel made of fruit (+ other stinky stuff) helps fly a plane