02 NCAC 42 .0202             QUALITY OF MOTOR FUELS

(a)  A motor fuel shall be of the quality specifications as registered with the director.

(b)  If any quality specification is displayed on a dispenser or in any public location where motor fuel is sold and said specification exceeds the quality specifications registered, the displayed specification shall become the legal minimum for all motor fuels so labeled or advertised.

(c)  Any octane number or rating displayed shall be the octane index and no other number or rating.

(d)  All other specifications displayed must be identified by name or designation except that the octane index may be used as part of a brand name after compliance with 2 NCAC 42 .0500.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 119‑26; 119‑27;

Eff. December 1, 1981;

Amended Eff. September 1, 1987;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 19, 2015.