oxygenate

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Synonyms for oxygenate

impregnate, combine, or supply with oxygen

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Oxygenated Gasoline. See Motor Gasoline (Finished).
The Clean Air Act Amendments (CAA) of 1990 required the use of oxygenated gasoline in areas with unhealthy levels of air pollution.
For example, requiring reformulated oxygenated gasoline has increased prices by 4 to 8 cents per gallon, according to the Federal Trade Commission.
Note: Oxygenated gasoline excludes oxygenated fuels program reformulated gasoline (OPRG) and reformulated gasoline blendstock for oxygenate blending (RBOB).
But a study conducted by the Auto/Oil Air Quality Improvement Research Program, an organization backed by three American auto companies and 14 petroleum companies, concluded that using MtBE did not significantly reduce ozone, and that oxygenated gasoline did not change the emissions of vehicles built after 1992.