THE PROBLEM:

Single-use 1 lb. Propane Cylinders

THE SOLUTION:

Reusable 1 lb. Propane Cylinders

 

 The Problem:

Single-use 1 lb. Propane Cylinders

  • Single-use cylinders are expensive when you realize that 80% of the price you pay is for the packaging! In short, you’re paying more for the packaging than for the actual gas!

  • Every year in North America, 40 million single-use 1 lb. propane cylinders are used, with over four million in California alone.* Because of limited, expensive recycling options, the empty cylinders are often disposed of improperly in landfills, dumpsters, household trash, campsites, on the roadside or in recycling containers.

*Estimate provided by Kamps Propane based on annual cylinder production data and population data.

 

 

The Solution:

Reusable 1 lb. Propane Cylinders

  • Reusables save money because you only pay for the gas and filling service, not the container!

  • Reusables can last up to 10 years and can be refilled hundreds of times.

  • Reusables reduce the impact on landfills and the environment.

 

While adapters and refill kits are sold in the U.S., we do not endorse refilling 1 lb. propane cylinders at home. It is safe when done by a professional.

CONTACT >

T: 916.706.3420

E: info@calpsc.org

ReFuel Your Fun is administered by the California Product Stewardship Council. It was developed by the California Product Stewardship Council, in conjunction with local government agencies and other partners, through a grant from CalRecycle.

The ReFuel Your Fun campaign was initiated on March 10, 2015.

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