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This Determination amends the Fuel Standard (Diesel) Determination 2001 to clarify the distillation temperature for diesel, and to prescribe the test methods by which the amounts of other substances or parameters will be determined. The amendment also clarifies references to test methods developed by the Institute of Petroleum and the American Society for Testing and Materials.
Administered by: DEW
Registered 31 Aug 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Feb-2002
Tabled Senate12-Feb-2002
Gazetted 03 Oct 2001
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

I, ROBERT MURRAY HILL, Minister for the Environment and Heritage, make this Determination under section 21 of the Fuel Quality Standards Act 2000.

Dated 22 September 2001

ROBERT HILL

Minister for the Environment and Heritage

 


1              Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Fuel Standard (Diesel) Amendment Determination 2001 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences on 1 January 2002.

3              Amendment of Fuel Standard (Diesel) Determination 2001

                Schedule 1 amends the Fuel Standard (Diesel) Determination 2001.

 


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

  

[1]         Subsection 3 (2)

omit

evaporated

insert

been recovered

[2]         After section 3

insert

4              Testing methods

                To determine the amount of a substance mentioned in the following table that is contained in diesel, or a parameter mentioned in the table for diesel, an American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) or Institute of Petroleum (IP) testing method mentioned in the table for the substance or parameter must be used.

Item

Substance or parameter

Testing method

1

Ash and suspended solids

ASTM D482

2

Sulfur

ASTM D1266

ASTM D2622

ASTM D4294

ASTM D5184

ASTM D5185

ASTM D5453

IP336

3

Cetane index

ASTM D976

ASTM D4737

4

Density

ASTM D1298

ASTM D4052

5

Distillation temperature

ASTM D86

ASTM D2887

6

Viscosity

ASTM D445