12/04/13 NBC News TODAY Show Video Report and NBC News.com Text Report:
Gas Can Explosion Hazard
12/04/13 NBC News.com “Web Extra” Video and Text Reports:
WPI Combustion Lab Testing: see WPI-NBC testing demonstration
12/04/13 NBC News.com Text Report:
Is my gas can safe?
12/05/13 NBC News.com Text Report:
Consumer Product Safety Commission calls for flame arresters on plastic gas cans
What Makes A Gas Can Safe
Where to Purchase Safety Gas Storage Cans
Gasoline Storage & Disposal
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