Quality Assurance

Our Quality Mission at American Hydrocarbons

Over the past several decades, engine and part manufacturers, specialty fuel end-users, test laboratories, government entities and companies that manufacture gas and oil additives have turned to American Hydrocarbons for their often demanding and complex gasoline and diesel test fuel requirements. Why? For nearly 50 years the American Hydrocarbons name has become synonymous with quality.

It is incumbent on all of our employees to deliver the highest quality fuels to our customers each and every time.

All of us at American Hydrocarbons embrace our quality mission:

American Hydrocarbons Test and Reference Fuels is the leading supplier of specialty fuels in North America. Due to the actions of each employee to maintain uncompromised product and service quality, a continuous improvement mentality is integrated into all aspects of our operations. The mission of American Hydrocarbons is continued customer satisfaction such that our customers recognize American Hydrocarbons as the leading supplier of their specialty products.


ISO 9001

ISO 17025
Main Lab Certificate

ISO 17025
Nixon Lab Certificate

ISO 17025
Sterling Lab Certificate

ISO 17025 Beauchan Lab Certificate

Committee Memberships

American Hydrocarbons is proud to be a member of SAE International and ASTM.

American Hydrocarbons actively participates in multiple industry panels and associations.

Fuel Guarantee

American Hydrocarbons issues a Certificate of Analysis (CoA) on each batch of fuel that we supply to our customers. American Hydrocarbons guarantees that the fuel meets the specifications as they appear on the CoA at the point in time that it is loaded into the transport vehicle or container.



Ken Smith, Quality Systems Leader
American Hydrocarbons
Office: 281.455.2226
Fax: 281.457.1469
Email: kesmith@americanhydrocarbons.com