Archive news for January 2012

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Road Dog Trucking reports Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) pricing data

Christopher Goodfellow - 9 January 2012

The Road Dog Trucking channel has started reporting Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) pricing data in its top of the hour updates. The channel's Sirius XM Trucking News broadcasts, which provide the latest trucking industry news, now carry DEF pricing data from DEF Tracker. DEF Tracker, published by's owner Integer Research,...

Integer Research to launch Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) locator for Brazil

Christopher Goodfellow - 6 January 2012

Emissions analyst Integer Research, which operates, has launched a Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) locator website in Brazil, The PROCONVE P7 emissions standards for heavy-duty vehicles in Brazil came into force January 2012. In response, manufacturers will begin to sell Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)...

Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) pump prices increase

Christopher Goodfellow - 3 January 2012

The average U.S. price of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at the pump increased by three cent between November and December, to $2.76 per gallon, according to DEF Tracker. During this period, bulk DEF dispensing facilities were installed at 38 truck stop locations, meaning that at the end of December listed 347 locations in...

Top 10 Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) stories of 2011

Christopher Goodfellow - 3 January 2012

The most read news stories of 2011 focused on the development of the truck stop network for bulk DEF, truck manufacturer Navistar and off-road vehicle manufacturers' Tier 4 Final emissions strategies. Top 10 stories by page views: EXCLUSIVE: Pilot to install DEF pumps in 1,000 filling lanes by October...

North American DEF pump network exceeds 350 locations

Lucy Terry - 3 January 2012

There are now 353 locations across North America with bulk Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) dispensing at the fuel island, all of which are listed on This is an increase of 260 locations since January 2011 or well over 250%. Texas continues to have the largest bulk pump infrastructure, at 40 equipped locations. Indiana, Illinois...

Navistar to run out of emissions credits after February 29

Lucy Terry - 26 January 2012

Several Navistar engines will not meet U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) emissions standards after February 29, 2012, when its emissions credits are expected to run out, according to the California Air Resources Board (CARB). Navistar's use of Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) technology does not meet EPA standards on nitrogen oxide...