Minnesota First State to Require 10% Biodiesel

New regulations are the first to require diesel fuel sold in warm-weather months contain a blend or 10 percent biodiesel

Starting next July, Minnesota will become the first state in the nation to require that most diesel fuel sold in the warm-weather months be a blend containing 10 percent biodiesel, under regulations finalized this week.

Minnesota, Like some other states, Minnesota currently requires a year-round 5 percent blend known as B5 for most diesel sales, but the new B10 mandate is scheduled to begin in July 1, 2014, and run through October 31st. To read more, click HERE.