Diesel, Biodiesel, Alternative Fuel, and Gasoline Analysis

PPTS provides routine gasoline analysis to ensure product is within tolerance of specification ASTM D4814.

Truck next to Fuel TankOur testing protocol can detect storage integrity and classify product by ASTM and industry specifications.

PPTS Diesel Fuel Specification Tests helps predict a product’s remaining service life and product cleanliness, as well as ensures compliance with diesel fuel standards.

Diesel Fuel Specification Testing Includes:
  • Flashpoint
  • Distillation/Boiling Point Range
  • Sulfur Content
  • Cloud/Pour Point/ Cold Filter Plugging Point
  • Ash
  • Copper Corrosion
  • Conradson Carbon

For a full list of the fuel tests we perform please visit our Testing page.


Biofuel ResearchBiodiesel

PPTS has experience in testing biofuels including biodiesel.

The scientists of PPTS have provided on site consultation in biofuel production facilities to help meet production goals and ensure quality.

Biodiesel Tests to ASTM D6751 include:
  • Flash Point
  • Water and Sediment
  • Viscosity @ 40.0C
  • Sulfated Ash
  • Copper Corrosion
  • Cetane Number
  • Cloud Point
  • Carbon Residue
  • Acid Number
  • Free Glycerine
  • Total Glycerine
  • Phosphorous content
  • Distillation temp @ 90% recovered

For a full list of the fuel tests we perform please visit our Testing page.


Alternative Fuels

PPTS has consulted and performed testing on a variety of different alternative fuels derived from very different sources.

  • Bioalgae production jet fuel
  • Fuel derived from synthetic sources
  • Fuel derived from recyclable sources
  • Composite blended fuels derived from refined and natural sources

For a full list of the fuel tests we perform please visit our Testing page.


Gasoline Analysis

Peak Petroleum Testing Services provides full gasoline, and light distillate fuels fuel testing, analysis and inspection, for refiners, distributors, transportation companies, storage facilities and other businesses.

Our Lab provides full RFG gasoline testing and adheres strictly to US-EPA approved methods for RFG and conventional gasoline analyses.

Our quality testing services ensures the delivery of quality products to the end user, certifying that environmental and performance parameters are met.

Petrol StationGasoline testing specifications include:
  • ASTM D4814 Specifications
  • CBOB, Conventional Gasoline
  • Blended Gasoline
  • Other Blendstocks
  • Regulatory specifications (CARB, EPA, EU) and more.

For a full list of the fuel tests we perform please visit our Testing page.