Amoco Oil Co. has begun selling in the U.S. Midwest an improved premium gasoline that is refined an extra step.
The company said its Crystal Clear Amoco Ultimate, when compared with and without the added refining step, reduces hydrocarbon emissions 13% and has less deposit-forming impurities. The fuel is the only colorless premium gasoline on the market today, Amoco said.
Amoco implemented the added refining step at its 350,000 bc/d Whiting, Ind., refinery to produce the improved 93 octane gasoline for its Midwest markets. Service stations in Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Michigan, Iowa, Wisconsin, Kansas, Nebraska, and South Dakota are...