When your engine burns
regular gas, unhealthy toxins fuel the air.
BUT WE HAVE A HEALTHIER CHOICE.
A gallon of regular gas has 150 chemicals and compounds, many of which
are toxic and harmful to the environment and pollute the air when burned by
The Clean Air Act
requires gasoline to include a 10% blend of oxygenated fuels, such as
ethanol. Made from corn, ethanol is a safe, clean burning oxygenate that has been used in the U.S. since the early 1980s.
Over 90% of the gasoline sold contains up to 10% of this renewable
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has
now approved E15 as a blend choice for cars and light-duty trucks in model year
2001 and newer. No older models were tested.
Using high octane ethanol reduces oil consumption. Today, renewable ethanol replaces about 10% of the nation’s gasoline supply, which would otherwise require 600,000 barrels of oil a day from unpredictable foreign countries and finite fossil fuel resources.