Environmental Protection Agency

Eliminate Ethanol

EPA wants to eliminate leaded aviation fuel, which is great, but we can't use car fuel because the ethanol damages the fuel lines and draws moisture out of the air, causing engine failure. If you eliminate ethanol from car gas 1) you'd get better fuel economy since ethanol only has about 80% of the energy gasoline has and 2) you can use it in planes and boats and 3) you can eat the corn instead, reducing food prices... more »