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There are standard ASTM tests for gasoline storage and oxidation stability...

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There seems to be a body of evidence that they have something. The trouble is, there are no standard tests for "cleaners." Stabilizers, yes. Cleaners, no ASTM or other recognized tests that I know of - I am not certain of that.
But few of the additive manufacturers run them. Some do, they post them, and I salute that transparency.

The same is true for diesel. Some run tests, some don't.

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