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Nevada One-Pager (State's Fuel Quality Regulation)
  Department
NV Dept Agr/Div of Consumer Equitability
  NCWM Region
WWMA
 
  Primary Contact
Dr. Bill Striejewske
  Last Modified 11/17/2014  
  Phone
(775) 353-3792
 
  Email
wstriejewske@agri.nv.gov
 
AUTHORITY
  Fuel Authority
Regulatory (state regulations)
 
  Statutory/Regulatory Citation
NAC 590.051 Adoption by reference of specifications for biodiesel fuel; requirements for blended biodiesel fuel and density of certain biodiesel fuels. (NRS 590.070) 1.Except as otherwise provided in this section, the State Board of Agriculture hereby adopts by reference the specifications for biodiesel fuel set forth in Volume 05.04, “Petroleum Products and Lubricants,” of the most current version of the Annual Book of the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Standards.
 
ADOPTED FUEL SPECIFICATIONS
  Fuels Currently Regulated
Diesel Fuel_yes; B100-Biodiesel_yes; Biodiesel-Blends_yes
 
  Fuel Specifications
B6-20_ASTM D7467; B1-B5_ASTM D975; B100_ASTM D6751; PetroDiesel_ASTM D975
 
  Other Specifications None  
  If no spec - plan to adopt  
  Process to Adopt Specifications
Administrative Rulemaking
 
  ASTM-Rev Adopted
periodic - adopt & update per set schedule (e.g. annually)
 
TESTING PROGRAMS
  Proactive Tests
Biodiesel (B100) and Biodiesel Blends (Bxx)
 
  Reactive Test Circumstance
Request from a retail outlet if present and non retail outlets (public entity) by request.
 
  Fuel Test Performed
Flash Point; - Distillation; - Cetane Screen; - Sulfur
 
  Where Sampled
Retailer
 
  Where Tested
State's In-House Lab; out sourced for additional testing if needed.
 
  Penalties
 
REPORTING
  How to Report We directly report results to the retailers and suppliers through a Certificate of Analysis. If there is a problem reporting is mandatory otherwise it is provided when requested.
PRODUCT INDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
 
  Dispenser Labeling Requirements are developed internally and are consistent with FTC and HB 130.
 
  Tank Labeling