This is what Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency does with its lawyers and overbearing regulations- they turn a simple common product that works into a fire hazard that will poison you with toxic chemicals. Remember the old style gas containers? They were simple and rarely leaked. The new ones are designed to spill gas onto hot surfaces and you have to hold it between your knees to pour while putting gasoline on your hands.
You can get these new gas cans to work properly but you have to re-engineer it a little. This guy shows how: