blending value

blending value

[′blen·diŋ ‚val·yü]
(engineering)
Measure of the ability of an added component (for example, tetraethyllead, isooctane, and aromatics) to affect the octane rating of a base gasoline stock.
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With its high blending value for (Research Octane Number) RON and (Motor Octane Number) MON, MTBE when used as an additive, can improve gasoline substantially, regardless of type and concentration of the lead alkyls that may be present.