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Consumer oriented information about scales, gas pumps, grocery stores and activies the public sees regularly that are monitored by the Weights and Measures Division.


  • Complaints

    We investigate & resolve consumer complaints relating to Weighing or measuring equipment accuracy, packaged commodities, & petroleum product quality.

  • Firewood

    Accurately measuring and properly transporting firewood is important for your pocketbook and the environment.


  • Fuel

    Petroleum and gasoline facts. Help in understanding octane and gasoline pricing.


  • Groceries

    Get a better understanding about the packaging and weighing of grocery products and learn how we make sure you get what you pay for.

  • Propane

    The Minnesota Department of Commerce urges consumers to be prepared for the propane season. Stay safe this winter by planning ahead for your propane needs.