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Red Diesel - boat owners take note......

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Red Diesel - boat owners take note......

This is directed to boat owners who use RED diesel .....
In this months "TOWPATH" paper, there is an article that says the composition of RED diesel has been changed by the EU, to make it more "environmentally friendly".... apparently there is a legal requirement to add a bit more of something, and remove a bit of something else, .....
for more information as to how this will affect your Diesel Engine.... read up on this linky......
http://www.siriusmarine.co.uk/news/52/70/Boating-and-Red-Diesel-Are-you-prepared-this-season.html
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Re: Red Diesel - boat owners take note......

This topic is similar to the one I raised about the standby generators for PN.
As more fuel goes "bio-diesel" the more people who'll have to take special measures like fuel additives and fuel polishing. Throwing away a tankful of contaminated fuel is not a low cost option.
Now Zen, but a +Net residue.