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Ethanol Blends Can Be Dangerous
2013-12-14 04:19:09

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Adding more ethanol to fuel with the goal of reducing air pollution carries a hidden risk that toxic - or even explosive - gases may make their way into buildings, particularly those nearby with cracked foundations, Rice University researchers reported this week in the journal Environmental Science and Technology. Vapors that rise from contaminated groundwater can be sucked inside, and trapped pools of methane could ignite and...

2013-12-06 23:21:58

BlueDevil Products' new Product Spotlight series continues to grow with the fourth installment of the ten part series featuring its popular BlueDevil Oil Stop Leak. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Automobile enthusiasts across the nation know a good product when they find it. That is certainly the case with BlueDevil Oil Stop Leak. Formerly known to the masses as “White Shepherd Oil Stop Leak”, the product continues to gain momentum as the best alternate solution to fix...

2013-12-04 23:19:56

ERA Environmental has developed a new bullet-proof calculation methodology for storage tank emissions related to the oil and gas industry. (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 ERA Environmental Management Solutions has solved a major environmental problem for the oil & gas industry. Storage tanks emissions are some of the most complicated oil & gas air emissions to determine. They are highly dependent on a multitude of factors, such as atmospheric conditions, the liquid stored in the tank,...

2013-11-29 23:23:45

Stick to a Budget with the New GasPump360 App (PRWEB) November 29, 2013 The new GasPump360 app projects annual mileage and fuel expenses enabling consumers to stay within their mileage allowance and fuel budget. This is very helpful when leasing a vehicle or simply trying to keep mileage and gas expenses under control. In addition, GasPump360 calculates fuel expenses for road trips and when shopping for a new vehicle. The app also tracks fuel economy, records your next vehicle service and...

2013-11-21 23:20:54

The Environmental Protection Agency last week announced a reduction of the ethanol mandate in America’s gasoline supply for 2014, dropping it from 18.15 billion gallons to about 15 billion gallons. The following statements from energy and environment policy experts at The Heartland Institute – a free-market think tank – may be used for attribution. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 The Environmental Protection Agency last week announced a reduction of the ethanol mandate in...

2013-11-20 23:24:41

Vincentric, the leader in automotive total cost-of-ownership measurement, compared 26 diesel vehicles to their gasoline powered counterparts to determine whether the diesel vehicles were more cost-effective. The results showed 46% of the diesels had a lower total cost-of-ownership, up slightly from the 35% having a lower cost-of-ownership in the same study released by Vincentric last year. Bingham Farms, MI (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Vincentric, the automotive research firm specializing in...

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