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					   A Revolutionary Enzyme Fuel Treatment
Designed for all 2 & 4-Cycle Engines and All Fuels




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Revolutionary fuel treatment is based on enzyme technology
Product Description                                   at the lowest per gallon cost of any product on       Ethanol-Enhanced Gasoline
                                                      the market.
Star Tron® is an amazing fuel treatment based                                                               The emissions-reducing additive MTBE that has
on naturally occurring enzymes. Although              Once existing carbon deposits are removed and         been put into gasoline for years was found to
this is a very unique application of enzyme           future deposit formation is prevented, knocking       contaminate water supplies. As a result, MTBE
technology, we encounter various enzymes in           and pinging (pre-detonation) are eliminated.          is being eliminated throughout the U.S. and
our everyday lives. For example, enzymes in           Engines develop full power while running              replaced by up to 10% ethanol. When used up
laundry detergents break down dirt and stains         smoother and quieter. An added benefit of a           quickly, ethanol-enhanced gas does not present
so that they may be easily washed away, even          deposit-free combustion chamber is that fuel          difficulties for users. In boats and RVs that
in cold water. Enzymes in the human digestive         burns at a properly controlled rate, helping to       tend to use up fuel less frequently however, the
system break down food into components that           greatly boost fuel economy.                           new ethanol gas does in fact create problems.
are easily used by the body to produce energy.                                                              Ethanol has a great affinity for water and as
Functioning as biocatalysts, enzymes increase                                                               a result, this new formulated fuel can cause
and control the rate of chemical reactions. Star                                                            a water layer to form and gelling to occur.
Tron® uses highly specialized enzymes to                                                                    Additionally, ethanol is an excellent solvent
modify how gasoline and diesel fuel burns, the                                                              that can attack sludge buildup in fuel tanks and
end result being more complete and uniform                                                                  cause fuel filters to clog frequently. Star brite
combustion. This same enzyme package cleans                                                                 Star Tron® can prevent these problems from
the fuel delivery system and combustion                                                                     occurring and can also reverse the problems if
chambers, stabilizes fuel chemistry and reduces                                                             they already exist.
engine emissions.
                                                                                                            Stabilizing Fuel Chemistry
Increasing Power and Improving Fuel
Economy, Reducing Emissions                                                                                 Diesel fuel and gasoline are not formulated
                                                                 Actual Microbial Growth                    to be stored for more than 90 days. After this
Engines are not very efficient at burning all of                                                            period of time, they begin to oxidize, forming
the fuel that is fed into the cylinders. The result   Microbial Growth In Fuel                              sludge, varnish, gum and other harmful
of this incomplete combustion is reduced power,                                                             deposits. The ability of the fuel to burn properly
production of harmful emissions and carbon            When gasoline or diesel fuel sits in a tank           is diminished as chemical components start
formation. By changing the bonding structure          with excessive air space, the daily temperature       to break down. Star Tron® uses its enzyme
of the hydrocarbon molecules that make up             changes produce condensation (water                   technology to maintain fuel quality and prevent
fuel, enzymes in Star Tron® allow more oxygen         formation) on tank walls. This water falls into       the deterioration of fuel components. Diesel fuel
to attach to the fuel at the time of ignition,        the fuel where it sinks to the bottom providing       treated with Star Tron® has a shelf life in excess
resulting in a more complete burn of the fuel         a breeding ground for microbial spores that           of two years. Gasoline, which tends to evaporate
charge. Star Tron® treated fuel therefore             feed on hydrocarbon fuels. Known as “diesel           volatile components more quickly than diesel,
produces greater power, dramatically increases        algae” these are primarily fungi, yeast and           remains stable for one year.
fuel economy and shows a notable reduction            mold contaminants. If left untreated, diesel
in commonly encountered emissions. Carbon             algae will ruin the fuel causing clogs in filters,
monoxide is also greatly reduced. Diesel soot         fuel lines and injectors. Common treatment
is now classified as a carcinogen and a toxic air     for this problem up until now has been the
contaminant. Continued use of enzyme modified         use of a biocide to kill existing growth and
diesel fuel can reduce soot by a significant          prevent a future infestation. However, the
amount.                                               use of a biocide can cause other problems.                    Before                    After
                                                      Once the growth is killed, the resulting
Cleaning Injectors, The Fuel Delivery System          biomass settles to the tank bottom where it
and Combustion Chambers While Removing                decays forming organic acids. The acids then
Carbon Build-Up                                       deteriorate the fuel and cause corrosion of the
                                                      tank walls, injectors and fuel delivery system.
When more of the fuel charge is burned                Additionally, biocides can be harmful to all
there is a dramatic drop in the formation of          those who handle them or come in contact with
performance-robbing carbon deposits. After            treated fuel, plus they can cause environmental
several hours of operating with Star Tron®            damage if spilled. Star Tron® uses its enzyme
enhanced fuel, the engine’s concussive forces         technology to disperse bacteria throughout
will blow all existing carbon off the pistons,        the fuel. These particles are then either safely
completely cleaning the combustion chamber            burned away or filtered out.
without the use of harsh carbon removing
additives.                                            Treating Water In Fuel
                                                                                                            Once hydrocarbon fuels deteriorate, the process
         Before                  After                As mentioned before, water can wind up in your        of cleaning and rejuvenating them is extremely
                                                      gas or diesel fuel as a result of condensation        expensive. Enzymes contained in Star Tron®
                                                      in the tank. Because water is heavier than fuel,      can in fact “repair” old fuel, restoring cetane
                                                      it sinks to the bottom of the tank and forms a        and octane ratings, dispersing water and
                                                      distinct water layer. The fuel pick-up tube is        breaking down sludge and other deposits. Star
                                                      located at the bottom of the tank so, once this       Tron®’s enzyme formula may well be the most
                                                      happens, water is supplied to your fuel pump.         cost effective fuel remediation technology in
                                                      Obviously the engine can not burn water; soon         the world.
                                                      it starts to sputter and eventually stops running.
                                                      Additionally, water is corrosive so it deteriorates
                                                      tank walls and metals in the fuel delivery
                                                      system. The enzymes in Star Tron® prevent the
As the enzymes in Star Tron® are naturally            water molecules that are in fuel from combining
powerful surface-active agents, deposits are          and forming a distinct water layer. Water is
removed from the fuel tank, fuel lines, injectors,    reduced to sub-micron size particles that cannot
valves, pistons and spark plugs. Star Tron®           cause corrosion and are safely burned during
accomplishes these cleaning tasks quickly and         normal combustion.                                    For more info, visit.www.startron.com
        SEF = S.mall E.ngine
                                       F.ormula
    SEF is the original enzyme fuel additive in a dosage designed for cars, motorcycles, ATVs and lawn equipment.

ITEM: Star Tron® SEF Gas Additive                                       ITEM: Star Tron® SEF Diesel Additive
NUMBER           SIZE            CASE PACK                              NUMBER          SIZE           CASE PACK
14308	           8	fl.	oz.	      6	bottles	(8	fl.	oz.                   14408	          8	fl.	oz.	     6	bottles	(8	fl.	oz.
                                 treats up to 48 gallons)                                              treats up to 128 gallons)

• Eliminates and prevents ethanol fuel problems                         • Increases fuel economy
• Increases fuel economy                                                • Stabilizes diesel fuel for up to 2 years
• Makes engines start easier, run smoother                              • Makes engines start easier, run smoother
• Stabilizes fuel for up to one year                                    • Reduces soot and all emissions
• 1 fl. oz. treats 6 gallons of gas                                     • Lowers fuel system maintenance
• Reduces all emissions                                                 • Eliminates carbon build-up in fuel delivery
• Lowers fuel system maintenance                                          system and on exhaust components
• Eliminates carbon build-up in fuel delivery                           • 1 fl. oz. treats 16 gallons of diesel
   system and on exhaust components                                     • Cannot be overdosed
• Cannot be overdosed                                                   • Rejuvenates old fuel
• Rejuvenates old fuel



NEW	ITEM:	Star	Tron®	SEF	Mini	Counter                                   NEW	ITEM:	Star	Tron®	SEF	Mini	Counter
Top Display – POWERSPORTS	hEADER                                        Top Display – LAWN	&	GARDEN	hEADER

NUMBER         CONTAINS                                                 NUMBER          CONTAINS
14616	          6	(14308)	Star	Tron®	SEF                                14617	          6	(14308)	Star	Tron®	SEF
	               Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.	                                	               Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.	

• This display solves all ethanol problems                              • This display solves all ethanol problems
• Compact display requires just 6” of counter space                     • Compact display requires just 6” of counter space
• Ideal for shelf display or next to a register                         • Ideal for shelf display or next to a register
• Customized display for the Powersports Industry                       • Customized display for the Lawn & Garden Industry




ITEM: Star Tron® SEF Counter Top Display – MIxED                        ITEM: Star Tron® SEF Display – MIxED
                                                                        NUMBER          CONTAINS
NUMBER          CONTAINS
                                                                        14648	          36	(14308)	Star	Tron®	SEF
14624	          18	(14308)	Star	Tron®	SEF	Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
                                                                        	               Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
	               		6	(14408)	Star	Tron®	SEF	Diesel	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
                                                                        	               12	(14408)	Star	Tron®	SEF
ITEM: Star Tron® SEF Counter Top Display – GAS ONLY                     	               Diesel	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.

NUMBER           CONTAINS                                               ITEM: Star Tron® SEF Display
14625	           24	(14308)	Star	Tron®	SEF                                    GAS ONLY
	                Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
                                                                        NUMBER          CONTAINS
ITEM: Star Tron® SEF Counter Top                                        14649	          48	(14308)	Star	Tron®	SEF
      Display – DIESEL ONLY                                             	               Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
NUMBER           CONTAINS
14626	           24	(14408)	Star	Tron®	SEF                              ITEM: Star Tron® SEF Display
	                Diesel	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.                                   DIESEL ONLY
                                                                        NUMBER          CONTAINS
• This display solves all ethanol problems                              14650	          48	(14408)	Star	Tron®	SEF
• Great for both gas and diesel customers                               	               Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
• Solve gas, diesel or both gas and
   diesel fuel related problems with                                    • This display solves all ethanol problems
   just one display                                                     • Complete Star Tron® additive displays utilize
• Ideal for shelf display or next to a register                           only a few square feet of floor space
                                                                        • Solve gas, diesel or both gas and diesel fuel
                                                                          related problems with one display




                                                                                       (800)	327-8583							WWW.STARTRON.COM
                                                                                            Marine Engine
                                                                                                               Formula
                    The original enzyme fuel additive in a dosage designed for larger marine fuel tanks.

 ITEM: Star Tron® Gasoline Additive                                               ITEM: Star Tron® Fuel Tank Cleaner
 NUMBER         SIZE           CASE PACK                                          NUMBER         SIZE          CASE PACK
 93008	         		8	fl.	oz.	   12	bottles	(8	fl.	oz.	treats	up	to	128	gallons)    93664	         64	fl.	oz.	   6	bottles
 93016	         16	fl.	oz.	    12	bottles	(16	fl.	oz.	treats	up	to	256	gallons)   	              	             (64	fl.	oz.	treats	up	to	a	250	gallon	tank)
 93032	         32	fl.	oz.	    12	bottles	(32	fl.	oz.	treats	up	to	512	gallons)   93600	         		1	gallon	   4	bottles
 93000	         		1	gallon	    4	bottles	(1	gallon	treats	up	to	2,048	gallons)    	              	             (1	gallon	treats	up	to	a	500	gallon	tank)

                                                                                  • Exceptional at cleaning sludge and other fuel
 • Eliminates and prevents ethanol fuel problems                                    contaminants from gasoline and diesel tanks
 • Increases fuel economy                                                         • Safely removes water from fuel
 • Makes engines start easier, run smoother                                       • Revolutionary new additive replaces expensive fuel
 • 1 fl. oz. treats 16 gallons of gas                                               polishing and tank cleaning
 • Stabilizes fuel for up to one year
 • Reduces all emissions
 • Lowers fuel system maintenance
 • Eliminates and prevents carbon build-up in fuel
    delivery system and on exhaust components
 • Cannot be overdosed
 • Rejuvenates old fuel




 ITEM: Star Tron® Diesel Additive
 NUMBER         SIZE           CASE PACK
 93108	         		8	fl.	oz.	   12	bottles		      (8	fl.	oz.	treats	up	to	256	gallons)
 93116	         16	fl.	oz.	    12	bottles		      (16	fl.	oz.	treats	up	to	512	gallons)
 93132	         32	fl.	oz.	    12	bottles		      (32	fl.	oz.	treats	up	to	1,024	gallons)
 93100	         		1	gallon	    4	bottles		       (1	gallon	treats	up	to	4,096	gallons)
 93105	         		5	gallon	    1-5	gallon	pail		 (5	gallons	treats	up	to	20,480	gallons)
 93155	         55	gallon	     1-55	gallon	drum	(55	gallons	treats	up	to	225,280	gallons)

 • Increase fuel economy
 • 1 fl. oz. treats 32 gallons of diesel fuel
 • Makes engines start easier, run smoother
 • Cannot be overdosed
 • Disperses bacteria without the use of poisons/biocides
 • Reduces all emissions, including carcinogenic,
    particulate smoke – eliminates diesel soot
 • Stabilizes diesel fuel for up to two years
 • Lowers fuel system maintenance
 • Eliminates carbon build-up from burners,
    injectors and exhaust components




(800)	327-8583							WWW.STARTRON.COM
      Marine Engine
                         Formula
                    The original enzyme fuel additive in a dosage designed for larger marine fuel tanks.

ITEM: Star Tron® Display – MIxED                                    ITEM: Star Tron® Mini Counter Top Display –
NUMBER         CONTAINS                                             	     MARINE	hEADER
93636	         18	(93008)	Star	Tron®	Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.        NUMBER         CONTAINS
	              		8	(93016)	Star	Tron®	Gas	Additive,	16	fl.	oz.      93615	         6	(93008)	Star	Tron®
	              		6	(93108)	Star	Tron®	Diesel	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.    	              Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
	              		4	(93116)	Star	Tron®	Diesel	Additive,	16	fl.	oz.
                                                                    • This display solves all ethanol problems
ITEM: Star Tron® Display – GAS ONLY
                                                                    • Compact display requires just 6” of counter space
NUMBER         CONTAINS                                             • Ideal for shelf display or next to a register
93637	         24	(93008)	Star	Tron®	Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.        • Customized display for the Marine Industry
	              12	(93016)	Star	Tron®	Gas	Additive,	16	fl.	oz.

ITEM: Star Tron® Display – DIESEL ONLY
NUMBER         CONTAINS
93638	         24	(93108)	Star	Tron®	Diesel	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
	              12	(93116)	Star	Tron®	Diesel	Additive,	16	fl.	oz.


• This display solves all ethanol problems
• Complete Star Tron® additive
  displays utilize only a few                                       ITEM: Star Tron® Counter Top Display – MIxED
  square feet of floor space
                                                                    NUMBER         CONTAINS
• Solve gas, diesel or both gas
                                                                    93624	         18	(93008)	Star	Tron®	Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
  and diesel fuel related
                                                                    	              		6	(93108)	Star	Tron®	Diesel	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.
  problems with one display
                                                                    ITEM: Star Tron® Counter Top Display – GAS ONLY
                                                                    NUMBER         CONTAINS
                                                                    93625	         24	(93008)	Star	Tron®	Gas	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.

                                                                    ITEM: Star Tron® Counter Top Display – DIESEL ONLY
                                                                    NUMBER         CONTAINS
                                                                    93626	         24	(93108)	Star	Tron®	Diesel	Additive,	8	fl.	oz.


                                                                    • This display solves
                                                                      all ethanol problems
                                                                    • Great for both gas and
                                                                      diesel customers
                                                                    • Solve gas, diesel or both gas
                                                                      and diesel fuel related problems
                                                                      with one display




                                                                                         (800)	327-8583							WWW.STARTRON.COM
The Star Tron® Ethanol Story
                                                                                                       water and ethanol is worse than just water.
                                                                                                       When emulsified water runs through an engine
                                                                                                       over a period of time, it causes excessive
The sale of ethanol blended fuel, commonly         molecules in a process called de-ionization,        abrasion and wear, corrosion, and the
referred to as E10 gas, is on the rise in the US   Star Tron® prevents the water molecules             emulsifier alone causes excessive carbon
as more states are mandating its use to help       from forming huge clusters large enough to          deposits, leading to wear on rings, pistons,
improve air quality. Also promoting the growth     form drops and settle, taking the ethanol with      and valves.
of E10 is the need to phase out the current        it to the bottom of the fuel tank. The octane
additive MTBE which has been found to              rating and the combustion characteristics of the    Emulsified water in the fuel can have several
contaminate ground water supplies. E10 gas         gas are protected, and the suspended water          negative effects. Water displaces gasoline,
has been in use for many years and, with smart     molecules are harmlessly burned along               which lubricates the fuel pump. Water pits and
fuel management, boaters can learn to live         with the fuel. In order to understand this          corrodes the plated metal surfaces causing
with it.                                           process, start by understanding that water does     premature wear on the fuel pump. Water reacts
                                                   not exist in nature as its textbook single          with various components in the fuel and forms
                                                   molecule, (H2O). Water consists of hundreds         acids, which corrode the fuel injector tips
                                                   of water molecules bound together in huge           as well. Water/gas emulsions were tested by
                                                   “macro-clusters” which are much larger than a       the SAE with ethanol and were found to eat
                                                   fuel molecule. Star Tron®’s enzymes break the       the plating off fuel pump internal moving
                                                   electric bonding that holds these macroclusters     surfaces. (SAE 2005-01-2196, Rovai, Tanaka,
                                                   together, reducing the molecular size               Sinatora)
                                                   of the water cluster sufficiently to where
                                                   microscopic amounts are suspended harm-             This is just the effect the wetted fuel has. The
                                                   lessly in the gas.                                  real harm comes during combustion. The
                                                                                                       earliest reference to experiments with gasoline
                                                   A new breed of fuel additives has recently          and water emulsifications (water chemically
                                                   cropped up to capitalize on ethanol-blended         bonded to an oil is called an emulsification) we
                                                   fuel problems. These additives are known as         know of is 1913. Every few years since then,
                                                   emulsifiers. Ironically, some of them are made      someone thinks they have invented the
                                                   of ethanol or isopropyl alcohol, or one of the      solution to eliminate water from fuel by adding
                                                   many alcohol cousins. Some emulsifying              an emulsifying chemical to gasoline. General
                                                   products will use chemicals such as                 Motors conducted a lot of research back in the
                                                   “ethanolamides” (or anolamides), which are          1970s, and more attempts were conducted for a
                                                   basically just common detergents.                   few years after that. Each time, the deleterious
                                                                                                       effects of water/gas emulsions have greatly
                                                   Alcohol has been used by boating consumers          outweighed any benefits.
                                                   for years to “dry” out gas, but that was when
                                                   gas was all gas. E10 already has a huge             Water emulsions immediately increase the
                                                   amount of alcohol in it, and adding more can        fuel’s viscosity. Even “micro-emulsions,” that
                                                   cause operational problems and increase the         appear to be clear and stable as opposed to the
The first problems encountered with transition-    water problem. Adding additional alcohol            milky look generally associated with oil/water
ing to E10 is the loosening of sludge from the     can also violate the EPA regulations on limits      emulsions, still thicken the fuel. Thickened
fuel tanks. Ethanol is a very effective solvent    of oxygenates (alcohol) allowed in the fuel, as     fuel can destroy a fuel pump and fuel injector.
and it will attack varnish, gum, and resins: the   well as the ASTM fuel specifications. The EPA       The ASTM specifications for fuel viscosity are
sludge that can build up in fuel tanks. Once       sets those limits to prevent damage to the          very tight, and thickening the fuel with water
cleaned off the fuel tank walls this build-up      engine. Today, all engine manufacturers have        can take the fuel outside its specifications,
leads to poor performance and frequently           certified their new engines on a maximum of         which will void your warranty. How
clogged fuel filters and injectors. The enzymes    10% ethanol. Any additive taking the fuel over      thick is thick? You can’t tell in the field by
in Star Tron® will safely break down and           10% alcohol may void your warranty.                 looking, unless the emulsification has turned to
disperse this sludge. After a filter change or                                                         gel, which it can do if overdosed.
two the fuel tanks will be clean and boaters       Before using a fuel additive, review the
can move on the next, more serious, ethanol        Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) provided         A boater cannot be expected to dose with an
related issue.                                     by the manufacturer to determine if it contains     emulsifier for a water level he can’t assess and
                                                   any alcohols or other harmful water-bonding         be certain his fuel is still within approved
Ethanol has a great affinity for water, and will   components. Adding more alcohol to E10 fuel         specifications.
                                                                                                       .
attract moisture from the atmosphere through       is not the solution and in fact can compound
the vented lines of a marine fuel tank. The        the problems as emulsifiers have a long history
water molecules form an electro-chemical           of causing engine damage. These additives
bond with the ethanol that is stronger than the    have the ability to absorb their own volume in
fuel’s original bond with the ethanol. Water is    water, thus allowing more macro water clusters
heavier than gas so the water/ethanol molecule     to bond with the fuel. These “new” additives
is dragged to the bottom of the tank and           have been demonstrated via a neat sideshow
separates from the more buoyant fuel               trick in which water is added to gas in a test
molecules. This is referred to as phase            tube. The two fluids separate, and by adding
separation and occurs when the water content       the emulsifier and violently shaking the test
in the fuel reaches roughly .05%. Ethanol          tube, the water appears to vanish. In reality the
provides a significant boost to the octane         water still exists. What emulsified water can       On left, fuel treated with Star Tron™ is bright and clear and
rating of the fuel, so when phase separation       do to an engine can be far worse than the           meets ASTM specs. On right, fuel treated with an emulsifier
occurs you end up with a corrosive                 original problem. Water, when sucked into an           is thick and cloudy, and may be out of ASTM specs.
water/ethanol layer on the bottom of the tank,     engine in volume, will shut it down. It must be
under what is now substandard fuel.                cleaned, and the oil changed, but little else       Because the emulsified water lowers the flame
                                                   happens. Emulsified water/ethanol causes a          temperature in the combustion chamber, the
In a boat that is being used regularly, Star       more serious problem because instead of             combustion efficiency is greatly reduced and
Tron® prevents most phase separation that          shutting down, the mixture can be partially         the unburned hydrocarbons soar. This forms
occurs from daily condensation. By neutralizing    combusted, but not effectively, which can           carbon deposits in the engine, especially on the
the electrical charges between water               damage the engine. Therefore, a mixture of          piston crowns and on the spark plugs. Further,
in the General Motors tests, (SAE 760547,           exactly what you need to do to contaminated          operational boat. The real Star Tron® advantage
Water-Gasoline Fuels, Their Effect on Spark         fuel. The advantage to removing water in             goes beyond just how it eliminates water, or
Ignition Engines Emissions and Performance,         microscopic amounts is that our enzyme               even how it cleans up sludge. Star Tron® is also
Peters and Stebar) the deposit buildup was so       technology is totally harmless to an engine and      a combustion catalyst, improving emissions,
rapid that the engine had to be disassembled        does not change the ASTM specifications for          including reducing carbon monoxide, while it
for cleaning approximately every 20 hours.          fuel. Star Tron® will not remove water from a        increases power and fuel economy. Star Tron®
Additionally, they found shiny black deposits       glass jar but it will remove the water layer in an   cleans out combustion chamber carbon deposits,
linked to the emulsifier. They noted the spark                                                            reducing an engine’s octane demand and
plugs were coated black and appeared wet.                                                                 eliminating engine knock, as well as cleaning
Drivability plummeted as well, and fuel                                                                   the entire fuel system. Star Tron® breaks down
economy suffers in a direct ratio to how much                                                             and safely disperses sludge, varnish, and gum,
water is in the fuel. All effects were increased                                                          and it outperforms conventional chemical-based
as the water level increases. GM abandoned                                                                gas stabilizers because Star Tron® not only
their efforts with water in gasoline, as have          When	used	regularly,	Star	Tron®                    prevents new fuel from aging (gasoline can be
many others over the years. It was also noted          cleans	clogged	fuel	injectors.                     stabilized for one year), it can also bring back
in the GM study that they did not bother to                                                               stale fuel. And no product can compete with the
investigate the lubricity issues or long-term                                                             cost effectiveness of Star Tron®. For more info,
engine durability because the performance                                                                 visit: www.startron.com
characteristics were so bad. Star Tron®’s various
enzymes in fact de-emulsify water, which is                                                              For more info, visit.www.startron.com


             Why Choose Star Tron® Instead of Emulsifiers?

                                                                    –Vs– EMULSIFIERS
        Reduces water molecule’s cluster size and disperses it                   Emulsifies large quantities of water instantly, putting it
        slowly, eliminating condensation and buildup that could lead             through the fuel system and engine rapidly, reducing fuel lu-
        to phase separation without having negative impacts on fuel              bricity, which can damage fuel pumps and clog filters, while
        lubricity or fuel pumps, while improving combustion, starting,           lower combustion temperatures create excessive hydrocar-
        and power.                                                               bon emissions and combustion chamber carbon deposits.

        Does not alter any fuel parameters outside of ASTM or OEM                Can readily alter fuel parameters outside of ASTM and
        specs even if overdosed. Will not void engine warranties.                OEM fuel specs for water and viscosity. May void warranty.

        Prevents fuel from aging and forming gum and varnish                     De-stabilizes fuel, increasing formation of gum and
        deposits that harm engine performance.                                   varnish deposits that harm engine performance.

        Removes combustion chamber carbon deposits.                              Increases combustion chamber carbon deposits.

        Improves fuel ignition characteristics, lowering engine octane           Increases octane, but engines will require advancement of
        demand requirements and raising octane in off-spec fuels.                ignition timing to utilize this increase effectively.

        Dissolves solid fuel contaminants such as gum, resins, and old           Does not restore old fuel, other than emulsifying
        varnish back into fuel. Can clean and restore dirty, stale fuel.         water bottoms.

        Improved combustion reduces all harmful exhaust emissions,               Impaired combustion increases hydrocarbon (soot) emissions.
        including: HC, CO, CO2, SOx, aldehydes, and NOx.                         Water lowers NOx by reduction of combustion temperature.

        Improved combustion decreases fuel consumption.                           Reduced combustion increases fuel consumption.

        Pure fuel formulation requires just 1:4,000 treatment,                   Chemical formulation requires approximately 1:1
        (0.004%) to accomplish all benefits, and is completely                   treatment, or 1% emulsifier for every 1% water in
        harmless if overdosed.                                                   the fuel, which easily leads to overdosing.

        Can be mixed in at any time, in any fuel, in any engine, to              Impaired combustion increases hydrocarbon (soot) emissions.
        gain full benefits of economy, power, emissions reductions,              Water lowers NOx by reduction of combustion temperature.
        injector and fuel system cleaning, sludge and carbon de-                 Pointless if fuel tank is dry, and chemical emulsifiers
        posit reduction, as well as water dispersal and control. The             themselves are proven to contribute significantly to carbon
        amount of water in the fuel is irrelevant, as the bulk of the            deposits. Emulsifiers have been tested many times by engine
        fuel is purified immediately, and water bottoms are slowly               manufacturers, and found to cause significant problems in
        dispersed with new gas.                                                  piston engines. The amount of emulsifier is directly tied to
                                                                                 the amount of water in the tank, which is an unknown. They
                                                                                 require agitation to mix, and are easily overdosed.
STAR BRITE / KINPAK, INC.
Star	brite	was	founded	in	1973	      country	in	the	world	and	the	firm	     utilizing	RF	technology.	The	
based	on	a	line	of	automotive	       is	the	leader	in	its	various	fields.   plant	has	an	80,000	gallon	tank	
maintenance	items.	The	              Today,	Star	brite	continues	           farm,	an	on-site	laboratory,	
company’s	key	product	was	an	        to bring new and innovative            quality	control	center,	four	
innovative	car	polish	formulated	    products	to	specific	markets.	         blow-molding	machines	for	PVC	
with	special	cleaners.	It	quickly	   The	company	currently	                 and	hDPE	bottles	and	eight	
and	easily	restored	dull,	           markets	specialty	products	            fully-automated	high-speed	
oxidized	paint,	using	space-age	     to	automotive,	marine,	RV,		           filling	lines.	Kinpak	also	has	a	
polymers	to	provide	a	beautiful	     trucking,	home	care	and	aviation	      five-acre	marine	terminal	on	the	
shine	and	extremely	long-lasting	    industries.	In	addition	to	its	        Alabama	River	for	accepting	
protection.	The	Company	soon	        chemical	product	offerings,	the	       shipments	of	raw	materials	by	
thereafter expanded the product      company	also	manufactures	             barge	and	rail.	
line	to	include	marine	and	RV	       a	complete	line	of	brushes,	
products.                            handles,	related		cleaning	aids,	      Star brite products are available
                                     tie-downs	and	bungees.                 at	most	marine	retailers,	
In	the	late	1970s	Star	brite	                                               sporting	goods	locations,	
expanded	its	market	base	            Star	brite’s	main	manufacturing	       farm	stores,	discount	chains,	
by opening a distribution            and distribution facility is           automotive	and	RV	stores	
center	near	Toronto,	Canada,	        Kinpak,	Inc.,	in	Montgomery,	          worldwide.	
an	office	in	Lyon,	France,	          Alabama.	Kinpak	also	
and a warehouse facility in          manufactures	numerous	items	           To see the full range of
Rotterdam,	The	Netherlands.	         under	a	private	label	program	         products,	learn	more	about	
The	company	issued	an	IPO	           for	major	oil	companies	and	           the	firm,	or	request	technical	
in	the	mid-1980s	as	Ocean	           consumer	goods	retailers.	The	         assistance,	call	(800)	327-8583	
Bio-Chem,	Incorporated	(OBCI).	      facility	consists	of	a	300,000	        or	visit	the	Web	sites	at:	www.
Star brite products are now sold     s.f.	manufacturing,	blending,	         starbrite.com	and	www.startron.
in virtually every developed         packing,	and	distribution	center	      com	
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