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What does OPD stand for?

OPD stands for Overfill Protection Device (propane tanks)

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com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO ) Name of product: SCG Liquid Propane Overfill Protection Devices {"OPD valves") Units: 21,000 Manufacturer: SCG Miyairi (Thailand) Company, LTD, of Thailand Hazard: When the cylinder on the gas grill is filled to capacity and exposed to increased temperatures, liquid propane instead of gas vapor can leak out and cause the gas regulator valve to freeze.
To try to reduce the number that will be discarded, the Douglas County Public Works Department has identified several options for residents to deal with their outmoded cylinders: Retrofit the old cylinder with overfill protection devices through licensed propane retailers.
Spill and overfill protection devices are not required to be installed until December 1998, although somw state regulations may require installation sooner.