Poll: Operators Mis-Fueled Outdoor Power Equipment

July 18, 2018

According to a 2018 poll from OPEI, 11 percent of Americans reported using the wrong fuel in their outdoor power equipment in 2018 - such as their lawn mowers, portable generators, and chainsaws. This is the season for yard improvement - and now is the time to educate consumers on safe fueling, given that many are now spending their free time in their yards and gardens using their outdoor power equipment.

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