UPDATE 2-Nearly all US refiners to stop using MTBE soon-EIA


(Recasts lede, story, adds background) By Chris Baltimore WASHINGTON, March 29 (Reuters) - Virtually all U.S. refiners will soon stop using the water-polluting fuel additive MTBE in U.S. gasoline, but the supply impact will be short-lived, the head of the U.S. Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday. "Virtually all" U.S. refiners will stop using methyl tertiary butyl ether, or MTBE, before the peak driving season starts, EIA Administrator Guy Caruso told the Senate ...

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