O. Reg. 111/20: GREENER GASOLINE - BIO-BASED CONTENT REQUIREMENTS FOR GASOLINE
filed March 31, 2020 under Environmental Protection Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. E.19Skip to content
ontario regulation 111/20
made under the
Environmental Protection Act
Made: March 31, 2020
Filed: March 31, 2020
Published on e-Laws: April 1, 2020
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: April 18, 2020
Amending O. Reg. 535/05
(GREENER GASOLINE - BIO-BASED CONTENT REQUIREMENTS FOR GASOLINE)
1. (1) Ontario Regulation 535/05 is amended by adding the following section:
Temporary volatility limits
2.1 (1) Despite subsection 2 (1), from April 1, 2020 to June 30, 2020,
(a) no person shall distribute blended gasoline for use or sale in Ontario unless the blended gasoline has a volatility of not more than,
i. 110 kiloPascals, for gasoline distributed in the North, and
ii. 97 kiloPascals, for gasoline distributed in the Southern Ontario corridor; and
(b) any volatility limits set out in the documents or standards referred to in paragraphs 1 to 4 of subsection 2 (1) do not apply to the distribution of blended gasoline for use or sale in Ontario.
(2) In this section,
“North” has the same meaning as in Ontario Regulation 271/91 (Gasoline Volatility) made under the Act;
“Southern Ontario corridor” has the same meaning as in Ontario Regulation 271/91.
(2) Section 2.1 of the Regulation, as made by subsection (1), is revoked.
2. (1) Subject to subsection (2), this Regulation comes into force on the day it is filed.