TAVARES, Fla. - The owners of the Blue Rhino plant in Tavares are slowly bringing the facility back online after a series of massive explosions rocked the plant four months ago.
The facility has resumed full production after passing a string of inspections and putting new safety procedures in place.
"Of all the facilities in the country, this is probably the one with the most safety items in it," said Tavares
A company statement outlined four major improvements: an automated water cannon system that will be online next month to flood any fire, a 30 percent cut in the number of propane tanks on the
"I think this facility may set the standard for all other facilities, not only Blue Rhino, but beyond that," said Drury.