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Research Laboratories, Inc. is a full service petroleum fuel analysis facility specializing in the testing of distillate fuels.   We offer fuel analysis on diesel, gasoline, biodiesel and other distillate fuels.  ‘State-of-the-art’ testing equipment following ASTM International specifications when applicable are used by our highly trained and educated staff to obtain accurate results.  A portion of the tests available are:

#2 Diesel:
Gasoline:
  • HFRR (Lubricity) ASTM D6079
  • Sulfur Content ASTM D5453
  • CFPP ASTM D6371
  • Cloud Point ASTM D5771 
  • Pour Point ASTM D97 
  • Water by Karl Fischer ASTM D6304
  • Summer Fuel Analysis Package
  • Winter Fuel Analysis Package
  • Emergency Generator/Fuel Monitoring ProgramTM
  • Distillation ASTM D86
  • Sulfur Content ASTM D5453
  • Reid Vapor Pressure ASTM D5191
  • Water by Karl Fischer ASTM D6304
 
Kerosene:
Biodiesel:
  • Kero Summer Fuel Analysis Package
  • Kero Winter Fuel Analysis Package
  • Aviation Turbine Fuel Analysis Package
  • Flash Point D93 PMCC
  • Specification Testing D6751

Additional Testing:                                                                           
'Real World' Cold Weather Simulation
Our cold room is unique to the industry.  This allows our technicians to simulate 'real world'  severe cold weather conditions to evaluate the performance operability of #2 diesel fuel using actual O.E.M. pumps and filters.                                                                                                       
Fuel 'Fuel Fingerprint' via Gas Chromatograph
Reveals the cross contamination of gasoline in diesel fuel and vise versa.
 
For more information about these programs or any fuel testing not listed above please contact us.
 
 
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News & Events
03/01/2017 -
Attending MATS (the Midwest American Trucking Show)
Have question about diesel fuel testing? Representatives of Research Laboratories, Inc will be in attendance at the MATS (Midwest American Trucking Show) later this month. Located in Louisville, KY at the Kentucky Expo Center 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY 40209 from March 23rd through the 25th. Feel free to stop by and say hello or ask your questions at booth #62220 in the West Wing.
02/02/2017 -
Determination of Cold Weather Fuel Operability
There are various means used to predict how a diesel fuel will function in cold temperatures. There are various means used to theoretically predict whether a particular diesel fuel will function properly when used at reduced ambient temperatures. Some of these methods are "good predictors" and some are not. The following describes the most widely used testing techniques to assist fuel marketers and fuel users. (continued)
01/16/2017 -
It is Never too Late (or too Early) to Prepare for Winter...
Sure it is pleasant now, but its getting colder in the mornings. The dew that glistens will once again be turned into frost all too soon. Are your fuel tanks and emergency generator tanks prepared for what is to come?
12/01/2016 -
Christmas and New Year Holiday Shutdown
As the festive season approaches, Research Laboratories would like to remind customers of our holiday shutdown period. We will be closing on 12/22/16 at 4:00 PM and re-opening at 8:30 AM on 01/03/17. Due to the increased volume of requests, lab work submitted after 12/12/16 cannot be guaranteed to be completed by the close of business on 12/22/16. We apologize for any inconvenience and recommend all critical work be submitted ASAP (prior to 12/12/16) to avoid completion delays. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
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