TITLE

E15 fuel leaps final federal hurdle

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/23/2012, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the completion of all federal requirement for E15 commercial sales by the American ethanol industry as set by the partial E15 waiver granted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. A nationwide fuel survey was conducted by the industry as required by the partial waiver that represented the final federal hurdle to E15 availability. States where regulatory issues must be addressed will be the focus of efforts to bring E15 to pumps across the U.S.
ACCESSION #
75901323

 

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