Propane gas (50kg LPG cylinder returnable)

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Propane gas (50kg LPG cylinder returnable)

Propane, the most common liquefied petroleum gas (LP-gas), is one of the nation's most versatile sources of energy and supplies about 4 percent of our total energy needs. Propane exists as a liquid and a gas. At atmospheric pressure and temperatures above –44 F, it is a non-toxic, colorless and odorless gas. Just as with natural gas, an identifying odor is added so it can be readily detected. When contained in an approved cylinder or tank, propane exists as a liquid and vapor.

The vapor is released from the container as a clean-burning fuel gas. Propane is 270 times more compact as a liquid than as a gas, making it economical to store and transport as a liquid.Approximately equal amounts of propane come from the refining of crude oil and from natural gas processing. Thus, propane is a readily available, secure energy source whose environmental benefits are widely recognized.

Industrial and Economic benefits of Propane gas:

Consumers use propane for heating and cooling homes, heating water, cooking, refrigeration, drying clothes, barbecuing, lighting.

Because propane is portable and clean-burning, it is used by lots of recreational event centre owners and camping enthusiasts.i.e. Gas grills, outdoor gas lights, and greenhouse heaters can all be fueled by propane.

Also,  for drop drying—corn, soybeans, grains, tobacco, apples, peanuts, onions, fruit ripening. and other crops.

Space heating—for barns, pig farrowing houses, chicken houses, stock tanks, nurseries, greenhouses, orchards, and incubators

Commercial establishments, such as hotels, restaurants and laundromats use propane in the same way a homeowner does: for heating and cooling air, heating water, cooking, refrigeration, drying clothes, barbecuing, and lighting. Moreso, lots of industrial sites rely on it for space heating, brazing, soldering, cutting, heat treating, annealing, vulcanizing, and many other uses.

Petrochemical industries use propane in the manufacture of plastics.

Uses of our propane /LPG gas

LPG has hundreds, if not thousands, of uses.

The uses most people can name are LPG around the home, in their cars or LPG for business.

It is used in leisure time activities including caravans, boats, recreational vehicles, hot air balloons and camping.

Business and industry use LPG for a multitude of processes including steam boilers, kilns, ovens and LPG forklifts.

Crop and produce drying, heating greenhouses, hot water for dairies, irrigation pumps and heating animal enclosures are just some of the agricultural applications for LPG.

There are also many, many more LPG applications, including autogas, power generation and the hospitality industry. 

Facts about Propane/LPG gas

  1. LPG is the acronym for Liquefied Petroleum Gas or Liquid Petroleum Gas.
  2. LPG is a group of flammable hydrocarbon gases, including propane, that are liquefied through pressurisation and commonly used as fuel.
  3. LPG comes from natural gas processing and petroleum refining.
  4. There are a number of gases that fall under the “LPG” label, including propane, butane and isobutane (i-butane), as well as mixtures of these gases.
  5. LPG gases can all be compressed into liquid at relatively low pressures.
  6. LPG is frequently used for fuel in heating, cooking, hot water and vehicles, as well as for refrigerants, aerosol propellants and petrochemical feedstock.
  7. LPG (propane) is generally stored, as a liquid, in steel vessels ranging from small BBQ gas bottles to larger gas cylinders and storage tanks.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Is propane gas safe?

Propane gas is safe when used properly. It is non-toxic and does not contaminate groundwater or soil. However, propane gas is flammable and can be dangerous if not handled properly. Propane leaks can be detected by a strong, unpleasant odor, similar to rotten eggs or a skunk's spray. If you smell propane gas, evacuate the area immediately and call your propane supplier.

2. How can I store propane gas safely?

Propane tanks should be stored in a well-ventilated area away from heat sources and ignition sources. Tanks should be upright and secured to prevent tipping. Never store propane tanks in a building or enclosed space.

3. How can I use propane gas safely?

When using propane gas appliances, be sure to follow the manufacturer's instructions carefully. Never use propane appliances indoors or in enclosed spaces. Keep appliances away from heat sources and ignition sources. Turn off propane appliances when not in use.

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5 Reviews

  • 5


    Posted by ofulabi emmanuel on Apr 29, 2024

    the bottles ordered by my company after i recommended GZ industrial supplies was pure propane gas with an assured delivery service 100% percent active and prompt. we have been fully covered over the years. Use GZ a trail will convince you.

  • 5

    fast delivery

    Posted by kelvin on Oct 10, 2023

    I order some bottles of propane gas some days back, i was surprised with the way i was attended to by the customer care representative, the delivery was fast and all I have to do is pay online and I have my goods at my door step. Thanks gz supplies

  • 5

    Am from calabar how can I get it?

    Posted by Emmanuel Esio on Nov 23, 2020

    Last price pls?

  • 5


    Posted by Ebele Chieta on Nov 13, 2020

    I bought this propane gas and it was very pure

  • 5


    Posted by Frank Duru on Jun 04, 2020

    Thanks for delivering early

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