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Keep proactive mentality

July 1, 2008 - By

There has been a lot of press in the propane industry lately about the new manual and training DVD prepared by PERC regarding static electricity or static discharge, which can result in an accident at propane-transfer sites. This potential hazard can occur during tank transport at the terminal, the bulk tank operations or at customer sites when cylinders and tanks are being filled. The new manual and training DVD describe why this is a risk that the industry needs to become sensitive to. It also spells out what can be done to minimize this potential risk to our employees and our customers. read more

Stay true to core values

July 1, 2008 - By

Safety is often touted as a core value in the propane industry. read more

Gaining Steam

July 1, 2008 - By

If estimates hold true, the propane industry is poised for massive, off-peak market growth in the agricultural sector that could add 10 million gallons in annual sales. read more

Kenworth Truck Company

July 1, 2008 - By

Manufacturer of The World's Bestâ„¢ heavy- and medium-duty trucks. ; Outstanding service and customer satisfaction; Kenworth Travels 'Green' Highway read more

Trinity Containers

July 1, 2008 - By

Trinity Containers' logo represents more than 70 years of continuous manufacturing and metal fabrication experience. Trinity is recognized as a leader in the markets that it serves and is known worldwide for its quality products. read more

Politics and predictions help make Propane Days

July 1, 2008 - By

Propane Days packs its own kind of pressure situations. read more

Vital Signs

July 1, 2008 - By

Ferrellgas Partners has withdrawn its membership from the National Propane Gas Association (NPGA) over claims of inequity in service provided to major retailers and independent marketers. read more

In the Know

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Opportunities read more

Capitol Gains

July 1, 2008 - By

Nothing matches the experience of sitting down, meeting face to face with the local congressman or senator and explaining issues that are central to the propane industry. That was the message that came from Propane Days, held June 9-11 at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill. read more

Investments without return

July 1, 2008 - By

Residential real-estate experts have known for years that dollars invested into existing homes for improvements do not return the same value when the homes are sold. read more