Safety Tips That Will Earn Barbecuers a 'Well Done'
...ur decision-making gets real slow."
When using propane
barbecues, always make sure that the propane
tank is attached correctly to prevent leaks at con...in Houston.
Other tips for safe barbecuing with propane
Follow all of the manufacturer's inst...
American Lung Association of Upper Midwest Offers Tips on Dealing With Floodwaters
...ngines indoors, including garages, sheds and outbuilding.
Do not use ovens and gas ranges to heat your home.
Do not burn charcoal or propane
inside a home, cabin, recreational vehicle or camper.
After the flood: safe cleanup tips
After the flood water is gone and local ...
'Tis the Season for Carbon Monoxide
...erbaric Medicine. Be sure
your furnace and other appliances, such as gas ovens, ranges and cook tops are
inspected for ventilation. Do not cook with a propane
grill inside your
garage. Have gas fireplaces inspected each fall to ensure the pilot light
burns safely. Your home heating system, chimney and flue m...
Valley National Gases, LLC Acquires Beaver Valley Welding Supply, Inc: Sixth Acquisition for Valley National Gases This Fiscal Year
...quisition opportunities in the large and fragmented U.S.
industrial gas and propane
markets which will allow Valley to continue its
disciplined acquisition str...of industrial, medical and specialty
gases, welding equipment and supplies, propane
and fire protection
equipment. Valley National Gases is based in Cleveland,...
Propane in Medical Dictionary
is a three-carbon alkane, normally a gas, but compressible to a transportable liquid. It is derived from other petroleum products during oil or natural gas processing. It is commonly used as a fuel for engines,... Promotes the use of propane
as a fuel in US homes, listing benefits a...
Propane in Biological News
New supercomputer to reel in answers to some of Earth's problems
... of these bacteria and how they form communities in order to take advantage of their clean-up skills.
Green plastics: Industrial chemists can turn propane
gas into plastics and generate only water as a byproduct with the help of compounds called catalysts. Chinook is helping scientists develop a new cata...
Study of energy and health in Africa focuses spotlight on charcoal and forest management
The best situation in Africa would be to transition from biomass fuels to petroleum-based fossil fuels such as kerosene and liquid propane
gas, the authors noted, which could prevent 1.3 to 3.7 million premature deaths, depending on the speed of transition. The authors argue, however, tha...
Propane in Biological Technology
Just Say No To Charcoal! New Eco-Friendly Alternative Grills Faster, Burns Cleaner And Greener
... will enjoy the mess-free grilling experience. Outdoor enthusiasts can now take grilling to a whole new level by grilling anywhere and everywhere, and propane
grillers can keep a few FlameDisks on hand as "spares" should the gas run out in the middle of the barbecue. The FlameDisk is also perfect f...
Berkeley scientists bring MRI/NMR to microreactors
... over the catalyst, hydrogenation takes place. This produces spin polarized propane
gas that is transferred to an MRI/NMR magnet. The catalyst-free hyperpolarized propane
gas can then be used to enhance MRI/NMR signals.
The enhanced MRI/NMR se...
Are photovoltaics a power supplement, full replacement or neither?
...some pictures from Sandia National Lab:
In this microwave system, a propane
generator backup provides radio and telecom to remote districts.
This array and backup propane
generator supplies power for a fueling station, two barracks, an office and...
New venture funds should accelerate Virent's work
... up funding to develop new fuel sources, such as ethanol from corn. "Right now, alternative fuels like ethanol and biodiesel get tax incentives, while propane
doesn't," Apfelbach said. "We have to work on the policy side as well when we come up with new biofuels. We need to get the definition of biofuels ext...
Propane in Biological Definition
...ing on whether the hydroxyl group is bonded to the 1st or 2nd carbon on the propane
chain. Isopropyl alcohol is also occasionally called sec -propyl alcohol.
...ol. This would be named 2-methylpropan-2-ol under IUPAC rules, indicating a propane
chain with methyl and hydroxyl groups both attached to the middle (#2) carb...