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gasoline

, gasolene (ga′sŏ-lēn″, ga″sŏ-lēn′) [ gas + -ol + -ine]
A product of the destructive distillation of petroleum, a liquid mixture of hydrocarbons, with chain length between 4 and 12 C atoms, frequently containing additives to improve combustion. Commercial gasoline may contain toxic additives.

CAUTION!

Using the mouth to produce suction on a tube for siphoning gasoline from a tank is dangerous because the gasoline may be inhaled or swallowed.
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1180(I)/2016 issued by the FBR, sales tax on motor spirit remains equal at 14.
The NBS stated this in 'Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol) Price Watch for January 2018'' posted on its website.
With supplies of leaded petrol gradually being phased out in the EU the upward trend in the use of unleaded petrol continued in 1999, with deliveries rising from 78% of total deliveries of motor spirit in 1998 to 82% in 1999, according to Eurostat, the EU's Statistical Office.
To achieve this goal the MP&NR has proposed substituting gas for furnace oil in power and industrial sector; for diesel as GN in automotive sector; for motor spirit (petrol) for automotive sector and; for kerosene oil in domestic sector.
Production of all petroleum products (refinery gas, motor spirit, kerosene, diesel, residual fuel oil and jet fuel) was also up this year, by some 2.
The Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) remains a regulated product and the price is N145.
He said the pipeline was of great importance and strategic nature as it would ensure smooth and safe supply of white oil products High Speed Diesel and Motor Spirit Oil across the country.
925(1)/2016 issued by the FBR on Friday, sales tax on motor spirit remained unchanged at 20 percent.
The convicts were said to have imported 10, 862 metric tonnes of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, for which they were paid the sum of money by the Petroleum Support Fund(PSF), a claim which EFCC found out to be false.
Tenders are invited for Motor Spirit Petrol To Conforming Is:2796/1971 With Deviation/Relaxation Authorised By Ministry Of P And C From Time To Time.
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has reduced sales tax on all petroleum products, including motor spirit on which sales tax has been brought down from Rs 12.
After the assurances by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) last week that fuel scarcity is gone for good, scarcity of premium motor spirit (pms) otherwise called petrol hits Lagos and its environs again.