BCGA updates Code of Practice 48


The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has published a revision to its Code of Practice 48, covering the safe filling of third-party owned and/or maintained tanks.

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BCGA calls for nitrous oxide ban


UK trade body the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) is calling on the UK Government to ban nitrous oxide.

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CGA and EIGA issue joint statement


CGA and EIGA have issued a joint statement affirming their belief that SPP-supplied brazed aluminium heat exchangers are reliable and safe for use, after their members conducted an inventory and collected the operational histories of these heat exchangers in response to concerns earlier this year.

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New BCGA Chief Executive sets out vision for the future


Negotiating the Covid-19 environment will be a key priority for the new Chief Executive of the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA), who is keen to build on the vital role BCGA members played in providing medical gases and other related gases and equipment during the pandemic.


MSR-Electronic monitors CO2 leaks in Austrian winery


Deutch gas detection company MSR-Electronic is installing its technology to monitor CO2 leaks in wine tanks located at an Austrian winery in the region of Neusiedlersee.

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LG Polymers CEO arrested in connection with fatal India gas leak


Twelve employees of a South Korean-owned LG Polymers plant have been arrested in connection with the chemical leak in May that killed a dozen people and hospitalised hundreds.


BCGA publishes revision to Leaflet 11


The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has published a revision to its Leaflet 11, covering safety checks for cryogenic tanks.