Fuel Container Permeation Testing

Excel Engineering has extensive experience performing cost effective permeation testing of gasoline fuel tanks. Excel is presently performing in-use testing directly for the US EPA. We perform the full durability and preconditioning series with UV exposure, slosh, and pressure cycling. Preconditioning is performed simultaneously with the durability series provide cost effective and rapid results to our customers. Our facilities are qualified for numerous different testing requirements for emissions certification.

Testing Procedures and Specifications
On Highway Motorcycle Procedures 40 CFR §86.410-2006
Off Highway Motorcycles, ATV’s 40 CFR §1051.515
Nonroad Equipment:
  • 40 CFR §1060.520
  • 40 CFR §1060.521
Portable Fuel Containers 40 CFR §59.653

fuel container stress test

Temp testing

Excel Engineering is your home for all your plastic gas can EPA testing and CARB testing needs. Excel Engineering offers a full range of plastic gas can testing services including EPA testing and CARB testing.

Contact us today to find out how Excel Engineering can help certify your plastic gas cans for the US market with full EPA & CARB certification.