Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Organization, Presentation, and Nature of the Business - (Details)

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Organization, Presentation, and Nature of the Business - (Details)
gal in Millions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2016
facility
gal
Mar. 15, 2016
gal
Class of Stock [Line Items]    
Number of biorefineries 14  
Number of operating biodiesel production facilities 13  
Production capacity per year | gal 502  
Number of fermentation facilities 1  
Number of feedstock processing facilities 1  
Number of multi-feedstock capable plants 9  
Number of non-operating biodiesel production facilities 1  
Construction in Progress    
Class of Stock [Line Items]    
Number of operating biodiesel production facilities 3  
Sanimax    
Class of Stock [Line Items]    
Production capacity per year | gal 20 20
North America    
Class of Stock [Line Items]    
Number of biorefineries 12  
Europe    
Class of Stock [Line Items]    
Number of biorefineries 2