TITLE

Thailand will pull MTBE and looks to biofuels

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt; Robison, Simon
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;8/28/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 32, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of the Thai Ministry of Energy to continue its plan of banning the commercial availability of fuel additive methyl tertiary butyl ether and use biofuels as replacements. It is speculated that the introduction of ethanol as a cleaner additive will be delayed because of industry concerns over its high prices. Thai Alcohol and Thai Agro Energy are among the ethanol producers in the country.
ACCESSION #
22258659

 

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