U.S. REFORMULATED GASOLINE RULE COMPLEX, CONFUSING

Anne K. Rhodes Refining/Petrochemical Editor Refiners are in for a worse ride than they feared under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's final rule for reformulated gasoline. Last Dec. 15 EPA issued the long-awaited rule required by 1990 Clean Air Act amendments (OGJ, Dec. 27, 1993, p. 27). The complexity of the final rule, which immediately drew fire from the petroleum industry, leaves it open to interpretation, further increasing the likelihood that refiners will face as yet unseen

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