Fuels and Fuel Additives
Emergency Fuels Waivers
EPA has authority to temporarily waive certain fuel requirements in emergency situations when the fuel supply suffers major disruption. In such circumstances EPA works closely with state and other federal agencies to determine an appropriate response.
For information on emergency fuel waivers and how to apply for an emergency fuel waiver, please visit the Frequent Questions webpage.
For a list of waivers issued in the past, please visit the Fuel Waivers web page.
If you have questions or request information, please contact the appropriate support or help line found on the Support & Help page.
Please visit EPA's Transportation and Air Quality web-based repository of mobile source documents, Document Index System (DIS). This searchable repository contains regulations, Federal Register notices, policy letters, and guidance documents.
Please visit our Related Links page for other fuel related information within EPA, other U.S. Agencies, and other fuel related websites.