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Nearly 90 percent of American's propane
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Central Propane (Rainsville) — Cylinder Safety Tips

Transporting small cylinders:

Propane has a strong, unpleasant smell like rotten eggs, a skunk's spray or a dead

Safety First
  • Always transport and store a cylinder in a secure and upright position so it will not fall, shift or roll.
  • Always close the cylinder valve and, if required, seal with plug, even if the cylinder is empty. Ask if a plug is needed.
  • Never keep a filled cylinder inside a hot vehicle or transport inside a closed truck.
  • Always place the cylinder in a well-ventilated area of the vehicle.
  • Always proceed directly to your destination and immediately remove the cylinder from your vehicle.
  • There is a limit placed by law on the number of cylinders that can be transported in closed-bodied vehicles such as passenger cars and vans. Ask us for more information on state and local codes in place to help keep you safe.