High Aluminium + Silicon (catfines) levels in fuels from Mina al Ahmadi, Kuwait

Issued: 2018-08-15 | Category: Archived bulletins/alerts

Recently FOBAS tested a number of samples from Mina al Ahmadi, Kuwait that exceeded the 60 mg/kg limit for Aluminium + Silicon as stipulated in the ISO 8217:2017 specification. The fuels tested had values of these catfines ranging between 85 to 110 mg/kg.