Crossroads Pipeline Company

First Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/01/2001, Docket: RP02- 14-002, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 271 Original Sheet No. 271 : Effective





(b) The gas shall not have a hydrocarbon dew point of greater than

25ºF at any operating pressure. The hydrocarbon dewpoint will be

determined in accordance with approved methods in use in the gas industry,

using apparatus approved by Transporter.


(c) The gas shall not contain any elements, compounds or components

beyond those normally found in gas in its naturally occurring state. For

purposes of these gas quality specifications, natural gas may be deemed to

include constituents such as the following:


aliphatic series hydrocarbons, such as the alkanes - e.g., methane, ethane,

propane, iso-butane, N-butane, neo-pentane, iso-pentane, N-pentane,

hexanes, heptanes, octanes.


alkenes (unsaturated hydrocarbons) – e.g., ethylene, propylene.




inert compounds – e.g., helium, nitrogen, argon, neon.


carbon dioxide




hydrogen sulfide


other gaseous organic and inorganic compounds of sulphur.


(d) The gas shall not contain any substances that interfere with

the merchantability of the gas or are known to be detrimental to pipelines,

meters, regulators or other gas handling equipment. The gas shall not

contain any toxic, hazardous or environmentally unacceptable substances or



(e) The total oxygen content shall not exceed two hundredths

percent (0.02%) by volume.