The EPA says the average American household owns about 2 gas cans – most of them thin plastic. So guess what, they’re releasing VOCs, volatile organic compounds, into the air. If your garage is attached to your house? Well, those VOCs are making their way to you. UCAIR will hold a free gas can exchange April 11th, give them an old and empty one, they’ll give you a new one. But I haven’t been impressed with the newer gas cans. So I have just one question, why should I change out my gas can?
Exchange your empty, pre-2009 gas can Saturday, April 11, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the following locations:
SLC: Chevron, 280 W. 2100 S.
Provo: Provo Towne Center Mall, 1200 Towne Center Blvd.
Layton: Davis County Landfill, 1997 E. 3500 N.
Ogden: Chevron, 1855 Skyline Dr.
More details on the Chevron/UCAIR Gas Can Exchange: http://www.utahcountyonline.org/dept/Health/hhw/GasCanFACTdocument.pdf