Thailand stalls on its MTBE ban

Kovac, Matt; Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports that Piyasvasti Amranand, Thailand's incoming minister is reviewing policies initiated by the ousted former government as of October 2006. It is said that Amranand is likely to postpone the move to an ethanol blend (gasohol) in octane-95 gasoline until April 2007. The previous government had made a commitment to start a gradual ban on an methyl tertiary butyl ether/gasoline blend starting from January.


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