PHMSA was notified by The Lite Cylinder Company of the following:
“Please be advised that The Lite Cylinder Company is no longer in business and is currently evaluating its legal options. The company’s facility is now closed and unable to receive cylinders returned per the instructions detailed in US DOT – PHMSA Emergency Order No. 2013-002. Furthermore, the company is financially insolvent and will not be able to recompense cylinder owners, dealers and distributors for the expenses incurred in complying with this Emergency Recall Order.”
PHMSA developed this website so that cylinder owners and retailers accepting returns can report serial numbers of disposed cylinders. This reporting will help PHMSA track the effectiveness of the recall.
Please use the tabs below to provide the
serial numbers for the affected cylinders types. The first tab shows examples of the formats which can be used to enter the data. The second, third, fourth and fifth tabs are for cylinder types 10 pounds, 20 pounds, 25 pounds and 33 pounds respectively. Please feel free to copy/paste the data from another document, if desired.
Required fields are indicated by an asterisk (*).