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Bunded Fuel Tank Maintenance

The Environmental Agency in a September press release reminds people to check fuel tanks for leaks.  They say, “Oil is poisonous to fish and other wildlife and smothers plants and…

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AdBlue ® Your Questions Answered

AdBlue is one of those things that has just exploded in demand in a very short period time and is something all fleet and transport managers now need to be…

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Kingspan Klargester Accredited Installer

  When you are purchasing a new oil or fuel separator system, you want to ensure that you have it installed to the highest possible standards. And the Kingspan Klargester Accredited…

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Octane’s Health & Safety Officer Achieves Top Qualification

Christine Oddy, Health & Safety Officer here at Octane has recently passed the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. The NEBOSH certificate is the highest standard of…

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Full Retention, Forecourt and Bypass Separators: Which One, If Any?

In a previous article I wrote about fuel and oil separator maintenance. This time, I thought it would be a good idea to talk to you about the different types…

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What Is Biodiesel?

  Gone are the days when I could drive up to a petrol station fuelling point and just have to think about filling up with either diesel or petrol, depending…

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Fuel and Oil Separator/Interceptor Maintenance

  Fuel and oil separators play a significant role in managing contaminated run-off and spills. If you don’t have the right type of separator or it’s poorly maintained, serious problems…

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How To Avoid The Top 6 Causes of Hazardous Fuel Tank Spills

How To Avoid The Top 6 Causes of Hazardous Fuel Tank Spills In this article I want to discuss some of the most common causes of above ground fuel tank…

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How To Avoid Expensive Fines When Storing Fuel On-Site

How To Avoid Expensive Fines When Storing Fuel On-Site   If you store fuel on your site to refuel your company’s fleet of vehicles, then you probably don’t need me…

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5 Ways To Improve Your Fleet’s Fuel Efficiency

 5 Ways To Improve Your Fleet’s Fuel Efficiency You don’t need me to tell you fuel prices are set to rocket. A weak pound, Brexit and inflation have all contributed…

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