Hydrogen Safety Video: Transportation and Storage

The latest video from the Safe Hydrogen Project covers the safe storage and transportation of hydrogen.

Carbon Dioxide: A Necessary and Useful Gas

Carbon dioxide is a gas that is essential for life on Earth. Humans need carbon dioxide to regulate respiration and control blood pH. Plants use carbon dioxide to create oxygen through photosynthesis. However, carbon dioxide is also a greenhouse gas, which means that it traps heat in the atmosphere. This can contribute to climate change. As a result, there is increasing policy and legislation being enacted around the world to limit CO2 atmospheric emissions. Despite its negative environmental impact, carbon dioxide also has many beneficial uses in society. Here are just a few…

10 Tips for Cylinder Valve Safety

Compressed gas cylinders are commonly used in various industries and applications, but they can present significant hazards if not handled and used properly. Here are 10 tips for compressed gas cylinder valve safety.

GAWDA Program

GAWDA Distributor Subscription Program

The Compressed Gas Association (CGA) and GAWDA have teamed up to offer a unique subscription program that benefits GAWDA distributor members. Join the more than 80 companies already taking advantage of this unique program.

Empowering the Future: CGA’s Young and Emerging Professionals Committee

Robin Jussila, training manager at Roberts Oxygen Company, Inc., understands the importance of effective training for the company’s more than 500 employees. That’s why she values the support she receives from CGA’s Young and Emerging Professionals (YEP) Committee.

The Importance of Getting Involved Early

As chair of CGA, Nelson Moreira wants to help others avoid a key mistake he made early in his career: failing to get involved early on.

Compressed Gas Association (CGA) Announces Exciting New Hires and Promotions

We are pleased to announce a series of recent hires and promotions within CGA. These changes reflect our commitment to strengthening our team and advancing our mission to promote safety and technical excellence in the compressed gas industry.

Publication Spotlight: CGA G-4.1, Cleaning of Equipment for Oxygen Service

CGA G-4.1, Cleaning of Equipment for Oxygen Service, is a harmonized publication that describes the cleaning methods and requirements for equipment used in the production, storage, distribution, and use of liquid and gaseous oxygen in order to reduce the risk of fire, explosion, or promotion of combustion.

Committee Spotlight: Atmospheric Gases & Equipment

There are over 27 committees dedicated to supporting the CGA mission of providing technical and safety information through standard development. Who are these committees, what are their individual missions, and what do they bring to CGA members and the compressed gas industry?

CGA Submits Comments Regarding the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Implementing the CHIPS and Science Act

On May 22, 2023, the Compressed Gas Association (CGA), submitted comments on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding the implementation of CHIPS and Science Act that was signed into law by President Biden in August 2022.