UL tests new blender pump hose

By | November 11, 2009
Growth Energy and Veyance Technologies Inc. have partnered to gain approval for a liquid fuel hose capable of dispensing ethanol from blender pumps. Veyance Technologies is the exclusive manufacturer of Goodyear Engineered Products. In addition to industrial hose, Veyance markets Goodyear-branded air springs, automotive belts and hoses, power transmission products, conveyor belts and services, hydraulic hose, rubber track and molded products.

Underwriters Laboratory is currently undergoing the costly process of approving the hose. Financing is being provided by Growth Energy. Final certification and approval of the hose is expected by spring 2010.