Canadian Biomass Magazine

U.S ad campaign against ethanol mandate

July 16, 2013
By Canadian Biomass

July 16, 2013 - An oil industry lobby group in Washington has launched an aggressive ad campaign, which urges the repeal of the Renewable Fuel Standard, a 2007 law mandating the blending of gasoline with increasing volumes of ethanol.

The print, TV, radio and
online ad campaign by The American Petroleum Institute, features a mechanic
explaining all the reasons why the oil group believes the mandate is negative –
higher food prices, lower gasoline mileage and potential for engine damage not
covered by car warranties.

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