[Tagging] Fuel, additional tags

John F. Eldredge john at jfeldredge.com
Mon Nov 12 21:18:23 GMT 2012

Philip Barnes <phil at trigpoint.me.uk> wrote:

> On Mon, 2012-11-12 at 20:00 +0000, Malcolm Herring wrote:
> > On 12/11/2012 19:27, Jo wrote:
> > > The dye added is not the common denominator. We need the British
> term
> > > for the tax break status of it.
> > 
> > Two common terms in use are: "marked diesel" and "agricultural
> diesel".
> >
> In the UK its usually called Red Diesel. 
> Have never seen it sold alongside normal petrol or diesel however, it
> is
> illegal to drive on a public road when using it. 
> I imagine it is something that has to be delivered to farms.
> Phil
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Given that the color of dye used varies by country, and may, in some locations, include fuel used for construction equipment as well as agricultural equipment, "marked diesel" seems like the best term to use.

John F. Eldredge --  john at jfeldredge.com
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