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Alcohol Fuel


The law states that alcohol produced at an Alcohol Fuel Plant (AFP) is restricted to be "exclusively for fuel use." The law, however, does not contain a definition of "fuel use." TTB interprets the term to mean only the use of alcohol in motor fuel products that decrease the U.S. reliance on petroleum. Read more.



Questions?  If you have questions about alcohol fuel permits and applications contact the National Revenue Center.  For more information see industrial alcohol contacts or our Contact Us page.

Last reviewed: September 4, 2012
Last updated: August 4, 2017
Maintained by: Regulations and Rulings Division