GREENSBORO, NC - Gilbarco Encore flexible fuel dispensers have received Underwriter's Laboratories (UL) UL87A approval for use with fuels containing up to 85-percent ethanol (E-85). New Gilbarco Encore E-85 flexible fuel dispensers will now bear the UL Listing Mark.
The Encore S and Encore 300 dispenser models now UL-Listed for use with E-85 with the flexible fuel option include:
• Multi-Hose MPDs.
• Single Hose MPD +1 (on the +1 hose).
• Blender dispenser +1 (on the +1 hose).
• Multi-Hose +1 Blender dispensers (on the +1 hose).
With the flexible fuel option, these models are also approved for use with E-25, according to Gilbarco.
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