Request from Tennessee to Relax the RVP Standard for Gasoline Sold in the Counties of the Middle Tennessee Area
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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a final rule on June 7, 2017 (82 FR 26354) to relax the federal volatility (RVP) standard applicable to gasoline supplied to the Middle Tennessee Area from 7.8 pounds per square inch (psi) to 9.0 psi during the summer ozone season. The final rule is effective as of June 7, 2017.
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Rulemaking and supporting documents
- Fact Sheet: EPA Approves Request from Tennessee to Relax the Summer Gasoline Volatility Standard for the Middle Tennessee Area (PDF) (3 pp, 437 K, May 2017, EPA-420-F-17-011)
- Final Rule (PDF) (6 pp, 235 K, published June 7, 2017)
- Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (PDF) (5 pp, 214 K, published April 12, 2017)