Myth: Bioheat® may adversely affect heating oil equipment.

Fact: Major equipment manufacturers have been very active in the ASTM process to approve Bioheat® blends up to 5% in ASTM 0396 and fully support 5% biodiesel in their equipment. Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL), through funding provided by the National Biodiesel Board and NORA, has conducted an evaluation of B5 and has formally announced that equipment intended to use Bioheat® up to 5% is compliant with applicable ASTM fuel standards. The Oilheat Manufacturers Association has endorsed the use of Bioheat®