The ASTM International Committee on Petroleum Products and Lubricants, which develops standards related to oil products, has approved a third pathway to produce alternative jet fuel for use by commercial airlines. ASTM said in a Thursday statement that Renewable Synthesized Iso-Paraffinic (SIP) fuel can be safely used by airlines internationally. SIP, which is produced from hydroprocessed fermented sugars, can be blended at up to 10% by volume with conventional jet fuel for use on ...

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