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Customer Cylinder Exchange, Refill & Pickup Guidelines

Placards
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REGULATIONS (CFR 49, PARTS 172)

CLASS 2 Gases: Division 2.1, 2.2, 5.1

PLACARDS REQUIRED FOR CYLINDER LOADS WITH A GROSS COMBINED WEIGHT OF
1,001 lbs. (454 KG) OR GREATER

CUSTOMER OWNED CYLINDER EXCHANGES / REFILLS

Cylinder Markings
  • KEEN Only Services DOT / ICC / TC and UN-ISO Cylinders Marked "USA"
  • All Cylinders Are Subject to The Following Prior To Service (Non-Compliant Conditions Subject to Fees)
    • Verification Cylinder Ownership or Right of Use
    • Visual Inspection External Condition
    • Verification Cylinder Requalification Date
    • Cylinder Valve Validation (i.e. CGA Connection) and Operational Visual Inspection
    • Cylinders Valve Protection Required foe All Cylinders with Neck Threads

CYLINDER TRANSPORTATION GUIDELINES

Maximum Qty Allowed Propane Flammable Gases Oxidizers Inert Cryogenic Liquids
Passenger Vehicles 90 lbs. Gross 45 lbs. ea. Max Transported Vertical Valve End Up  Not Allowed
150 cu ft
150 cu ft
Not Allowed
Closed Body Vehicles  220 lbs.
No Limit No Limit Transported Vertical Valve End Up

KEEN EMPLOYEES DO NOT LOAD or UNLOAD VEHICLES

CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITY WHEN TRANSPORTING CYLINDER(S):
  • To Ensure Cylinders are Secured, to Prevent Movement and Protection of Valve While In-Transit
  • To Observe Cylinder Transportation Guidelines Above
  • To Restrict Smoking or Use of Lighted Inhalation Products when Transporting Flammables or Oxidizers
  • To Prevent Cylinders In-Transit from Exposure to Extreme Temperatures in Excess of 125°F
  • To Ensure Propane Cylinders (Full or Empty) are Transported Vertical Valve End Up
  • Observe U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations as They Apply to The Transportation of Hazardous Materials as Applicable to Their Business
Keen Compressed Gas Co. Is Committed to Employee, Customer and Community Safety.
Keen Reserves the Right to Restrict Offering of Hazardous Materials Which May Create of Contribute to an Unsafe Transportation Condition. Always Refer to The Safety Data Sheet for Additional Information.