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Friday, November 10th, 2017
answers to all your questions about red diesel fuel

Red diesel is a fuel that is used for machinery and off-road vehicles across a wide variety of industries including farming and construction. This product is just like regular diesel, but is dyed. However, for reasons that are discussed below, you do not want to use this fuel for any activity that isn’t an approved use. The following are answers to six common questions that many have about red diesel fuel.

Monday, July 13th, 2015

Previously, diesel fuel was sold without any dyes added to it. The government now requires this gas to be sold with three different colors: clear, red, and blue. The coloring is part of a new effort by two federal agencies, as well as Congress, to clean the air and collect fuel taxes. If you are a buyer or supplier of dyed diesel, there is also legal information regarding this type of fuel that you should be aware of.