Facts about LPG Gas Cylinder that every person should know otherwise it’s very dangerous for everyone, so always use it with concern.i will take only two minutes to go through this post, so that you can take safety precautions while using LPG cylinder.
LPG Gas Cylinder is used in many states for domestic purpose as the main fuel source.The 14.2 kg LPG Gas Cylinder for domestic purpose and 19 kg for commercial usage.Indian household uses LPG Gas for cooking purpose and its increases day by day 3 to 4 % by every year and after that kerosene is the main fuel source.
Did you know that your LPG Cylinder has an expiry date
LPG Gas not only make convenient to your mother kitchen, it’s also a live bomb setting just next to her almost all the time, The cylinder can prove as deadly as a bomb. and if you use your Gas Cylinder after the expiration date, you would be in big danger.While taking the cylinder from the vendor, most of the people only check for the seal and weight.
Expired LPG Gas Cylinder is not safe for use and can cause lethal damage.Most of the companies take advantage of the lack of knowledge about the expiry date of a cylinder. These companies ship out the expiry date cylinder without any hesitation. This is the main reason, why so many accidents related to the cylinders are happening.
Here is how you can check the expiry date of LPG cylinders:
On one of the three stems of the LPG Gas Cylinder, the expiry date with alphanumeric keywords which starts with A, B, C, D and end with the digit number like c-02.
- A means First Quarter (January to March)
- B means Second Quarter (April to June)
- C means Third Quarter (July to September)
- D means Fourth Quarter (October to December)
You can find two digit number after the above-mentioned character. The two digits number represent the year. If you see the written character as B 17, you should not use the cylinder after June 2017.
Cylinders with expiry dates can blast anytime. In order to get rid of these, you should always check the expiry date of the cylinder.
It is worth mentioning that expired LPG Gas Cylinder are more prone to leakage from valves.Which leads to the explosion.So the next time the delivery boy gives you the LPG Gas Cylinder, don’t forget to check the expiry date.
LPG Price Today
LPG Gas Cylinder price fluctuates according to the state and city.
|14.2 KG LPG CYLINDER UNDER DBTL CASH TRANSFER||₹ 651.00|
LPG Gas Cylinder Safety Tips from Bharat Gas
- Always buy LPG Gas with authorized franchisees only.
- Check out the LPG Cylinder has been delivered with company seal and safety cap, do not accept if the seal is broken.
- Do not place the flammable and plastic utensils near the flame.
- Keep the windows open to ventilate properly.
- When Gas Cylinder is not in use position always off the regulator knob.
- Never leave your cooking unattended.