SAMARA, July 27. /Basereporter.com/. Pilot project on quality control of gasoline in the Russian regions is planned to start in late summer or early fall of this year. This was reported to journalists on Friday during a working trip to Samara, the head of Roskoshestvo Maxim Protasov.
“For gasoline, and our task is to take a few of the regions that according to the statistics of Rosstandart are problematic, and try to understand whether the consumers in these regions the situation (quality of petrol – approx. Basereporter.com) problem… Pick out a few regions in which run the “pilot” in the near future, probably before the end of summer – beginning of autumn,” – said Protasov.
As reported in the audit is planned to investigate gasoline on the subject of tampering, the compliance of the claimed octane number, the presence of additives, etc will be investigated more than 30 parameters.
As previously reported by the press service of Roccasecca, the main sources of adulterated fuel can have a base of oil offloading fuel at retail. According to experts, the share of violations among the depots was in 2015, 40% in 2016 – 21,5%, for 2017 – 38%.