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- n. Plural form of pentane.
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For example, refineries must remove certain gasoline components - such as butanes and pentanes - to further reduce gasoline RVP, as they do now for summer fuels to prevent gasoline vapors from escaping storage tanks and fuel lines during the ozone season.
The Company will deliver an estimated annual volume of approximately 3.6 million U.S. gallons of pentanes.