lowest sulfur premium unleaded gasoline in U.S.??

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Gasoline is regulating in the USA to have below 95 ppm sulfur at the pump, which far lower than it has ever been, hence the minimal smell when behind a car in wide open throttle. Gasoline in raw form is an emissions regulated commodity by region and then becomes unique through additives blended in at the tank farm or delivery point to reduce carbon build up and operating condition inprovements like cold winter starts, etc. So, any brand of gasoline, today has very low sulfur content. Anti-carbon forming additives are really only the difference between brands: those above the EPA standard and those not.
 
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Originally Posted By: ffracer
Gasoline is regulating in the USA to have below 95 ppm sulfur at the pump, So, any brand of gasoline, today has very low sulfur content.
Sadly, that's still 10 times more sulfur than the allowable limits in Europe.
 

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Thanks, formula! So I guess that 95ppm being so low to begin with, there could not be that much in variance between brands, or even in different batches of the same exact brand, correct? Also, none of them even claim to be lower than that 95ppm standard??
 

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Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete
Originally Posted By: ffracer
Gasoline is regulating in the USA to have below 95 ppm sulfur at the pump, So, any brand of gasoline, today has very low sulfur content.
Sadly, that's still 10 times more sulfur than the allowable limits in Europe.
Yeah, I figured that they were lower, given how much lower their diesel fuel limits are currently. frown
 

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Where do you think they dump the hydrotreated sulfur blend pools when they can? Heating fuel and gasoline whenever possible...
 
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Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete
Originally Posted By: ffracer
Gasoline is regulating in the USA to have below 95 ppm sulfur at the pump, So, any brand of gasoline, today has very low sulfur content.
Sadly, that's still 10 times more sulfur than the allowable limits in Europe.
maybe that is one of the reasons their OCIs can span a generation
 
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Originally Posted By: steve20
Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete
Originally Posted By: ffracer
Gasoline is regulating in the USA to have below 95 ppm sulfur at the pump, So, any brand of gasoline, today has very low sulfur content.
Sadly, that's still 10 times more sulfur than the allowable limits in Europe.
maybe that is one of the reasons their OCIs can span a generation
Yup. And they can get away with using mid/low-SAPs oil while doing it.
 
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