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Liquefied Petroleum Gas Properties

Liquefied Petroleum Gas

Description

 

Liquefied petroleum gas is a flammable mixture of hydrocarbon gases used as a fuel in heating appliances and vehicles. It is increasingly used as an aerosol propellant and a refrigerant, replacing chlorofluorocarbons in an effort to reduce damage to the ozone layer. When specifically used as a vehicle fuel it is often referred to as autogas.

Chemical Properties

Synonyms LPG;GPL;LP Gas;Liquid Petroleum Gas;Liquefied Petroleum Gas