|Year:||2008 (Oct 27th)|
|Policy status:||In Force|
|Date Effective:||2008 (Oct 27th)|
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Product standards|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Bioenergy, Biofuels for transport, Biodiesel, Bioenergy, Biofuels for transport, Bioethanol|
|Agency:||Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining (Secretary of Energy) - ANCAP (national oil company)|
|Legal References:||Executive Branch Decree N° 523/008|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
This Decree regulates the production of biodiesel and alcohol fuels. It also establishes some standards of commercialization and quality for such products.
This decree (regulation to the law 18.195) dictates quality standards and regulations for biofuels production and commercialization.
The law indicates that the specifications for biofuel production and commercialisation should comply with the Norm UNIT 1100:2014 (or the most updated version)*.
*Norm UNIT 1100:2014 is a set of standards which describes the requirements for pure or blended biofuel/biodiesel.
|Related policies:||Biofuels Law|
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