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Natural gas is a good substitute for butane gas, for which Egypt imports 50% of its needs, which is 4.
According to the DOE, the use of refilled butane canisters is dangerous because butane is highly combustible.
The LPG-refilled butane canisters I first produced were just intended for friends, and then in 2008, I opened a business selling these,' Tabacon recalled.
After the collision, the truck hit a car display center where the butane canisters exploded.
I think this is not something many people would be aware of and I commend the Inhaling Butane Information Campaign which aims to raise awareness of the often deadly risks.
The suit was filed against a dozen defendants, including Shell Oil Products, a California- based distributor, and a Shell station in southeast Portland where the lawsuit says the butane was purchased.
Mr Ellinson's family said his use of butane was "so out of character".
The butane vapor reached the pilot light in the furnace, and as you might expect, ka-boom," Sgt.
LONDON: The switch to winter gasoline specifications across the US, which began on September 15, should take some of the heat out of gasoline prices, and ease any residual tightness in the oil market, by enabling refiners to blend increasing amounts of butane into the gasoline supply.
The price of butane (cooking gas), heavily subsidized, went up in Mali since Saturday, rising from 2,500 CFAF to 3,500 CFAF for the six-kilogramme cylinder and from 1,500 CFAF to 1,605 CFAF for the 2.
31 January 2012 - US propane and refined fuels provider Pinnacle Propane LLC, part of JP Energy Partners LP, said on Tuesday it had acquired Marble Falls, Texas-based propane supplier Bill Smith Butane Company.
The well produces oil, gas, butane and other hydrocarbons.
Summary: CAIRO - Clashes broke out among Egyptians waiting in long lines as an acute crisis of Government subsidised butane cylinders hit the five Governorates of Beni Sueif, Assuit, Sohag, Kafr el-Sheikh, and Fayyoum.
Summary: To offset the mounting shortage of butane gas, Egypt's General Petroleum Corporation is mulling whether to import the natural resource from Iran and Algeria, informed sources said.
Summary: BEIRUT: The price of 20 liters of 95 and 98 octane gasoline rose by LL200, the price of 20 liters of kerosene rose by LL200, the price of 20 liters of gasoil rose by LL100 and the price of a 10-kilogram canister of butane gas fell by LL500.