Chevron Phillips Chemical Company

Diesel Cetane Reference Fuels

Key Applications

Measuring the Cetane Number of Diesel Fuel

Additional Resources

Product Description

Chevron Phillips Chemical Reference Fuels are used to identify quality and performance characters of various fuels used in commercial and industrial applications.​ The reference fuels below can be used in multiple test methods, including ASTM D613, ASTM D7371, ASTM D7170, and ASTM 6890.


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Diesel Cetane Check Fuel HighCetane Value: 52.45SDSTDS
Diesel Cetane Check Fuel LowCetane Value: 43.47SDSTDS
Diesel Reference Fuel T-28Cetane value of 77.1 per ASTM D 613SDSTDS
Diesel Reference Fuel U-21Cetane value of 21.9 per ASTM D 613SDSTDS