ASTM WK29816

    Revision of D4806 - 10 Standard Specification for Denatured Fuel Ethanol for Blending with Gasolines for Use as Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel

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    Active Standard: D4806 - 20

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.A0.02 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK29816


    Keywords

    acidity; automotive spark-ignition engine fuel; base gasoline; chloride ion; copper; corrosion inhibitors; denaturants; denatured fuel ethanol; ethanol; fuel; fuel ethanol; gasoline; gasoline-ethanol blend; oxygenate; solvent-washed gum content; sulfate ion; sulfur; water; Automotive engine fuels/oils--specifications; Ethanol; Fuel oils--specifications; Gas chromatography (GC)--petroleum products; Gaseous fuels--specifications; Petroleum products--specifications; Prohibited denaturants;

    Rationale

    Several changes will be necessary to modify D4806 to properly cover E15. All needed changes may not be known until EPA takes action. This work item will address wording changes in anticipation of E15 blends and respond to additional changes if required by EPA actions. This work item may result is a ballot ahead of the EPA actions and an additional ballot following their actions.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    07-30-2010

    Technical Contact:
    Charles Corr

    Status:
    Approved