Sinopec Tianjin refinery on track to produce 120,000 T ethanol gasoline a month

Sinopec said its Tianjin refinery will be able to produce 120,000 tonnes of ethanol gasoline per month by October 1, a deadline for the city to replace traditional fuel with biofuel.

Tianjin plans to use gasoline with added ethanol in most vehicles by the end of September.

Sinopec Tianjin will to ready to produce ethanol fuel to supply to the city by July 1 and its capacity is able to meet the city’s demand, the company said in a statement,

Tianjin is expected to use 260,000 tonnes of ethanol each year, the city government said.
(Reporting by Meng Meng and Dominique Patton; editing by Richard Pullin)

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