Diesel and Gasoline Sulfur Standards Canada

Name of policy Diesel and Gasoline Sulfur Standards Canada
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Canada
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Air pollution
Type of policy instrument
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Codes and standards
      • Product standards
Sector name
  • Transport
    Policy description Sulfur in diesel was regulated since 1997 and in gasoline since 2001, but the standards have been constantly updated since.
    Policy type
    • Non-energy1
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Implemented
    Date of decision
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact No
    Impact indicator


    Source or references http://transportpolicy.net/index.php?title=Canada:_Fuels:_Diesel_and_Gasoline
    Supports policies
    Is supported by policies
    Comments (background and assessment)
    Status Final

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