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Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety Part 1

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We use compressed gases for a variety of tasks at our facility. We use compressed gases and the cylinders that store them for welding, powering industrial trucks and a variety of less common things. Many of us use them at home for fueling a grill.

The convenience of compressed gas doesn't come without a price though . . . we need to store, handle and use them properly or the consequences can be devastating.

Today we'll look at some tips for compressed gas cylinder storage.

During our next session we'll look at transporting and working with these cylinders.


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pete replied the topic: #634
your article tells us to store empty and full cylinders - of like gasses - separately. Can you explain why this is? This will require my employer to spend a significant amount to accomplish