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INSIDE WASHINGTON: Legislative solution sought for E15 regulatory roadblocks

Biofuel groups say E15 summer sale restrictions underscore need for Congress to act.

On June 1, the Reid Vapor Pressure (RVP) control season begins in nearly 70% of the country, severely restricting the ability of retailers to sell and consumers to buy E15 fuel from June 1 to Sept. 15. Biofuel supporters are underscoring the need for Congress and the Environmental Protection Agency to take action in order to provide consumers the choice of E15 year-round.

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