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Arthur Wyckoff III has sworn off alcohol — in his gasoline.

"I make it a point, before I get real low, to make it to a gas station that has 100 percent gas," the Chickamauga, Ga., man said Thursday morning as he fueled his Toyota Corolla at the Sav-A-Ton on LaFayette Road in Fort Oglethorpe.

The gas station is one of a number in the Chattanooga area that advertise gas free of ethanol. The grain alcohol additive -- usually derived from corn -- makes up 10 percent of almost all gasoline sold at the pump around the United States.

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