Estimates of evaporative losses from on-road retail
gasoline outlets in Canada, 2009
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|Operational losses, outlets
|37,200,000 Note 1|
|Evaporative losses from working Note 2 and breathing Note 3of storage tanks (percent)||88|
|Residual losses Note 4 (percent)||12|
|Refuelling losses, vehicles Note 5 (litres)||21,000,000 Note 6|
|36,600,000 to 37,700,000 litres (90% confidence interval).|
|Losses due to the regular filling up of storage tanks by gasoline tanker trucks.|
|Losses due to changes in temperature and pressure.|
|Losses due to typical daily leaks and spills.|
|Losses from vehicles' own gasoline tanks while refuelling.|
|20,600,000 to 21,400,000 litres (90% confidence interval).|