Monthly Archives: February 2018

What are extinguishing liquids made of?

What are extinguishing agents made of? Extinguishing agents must meet certain requirements. In conventional extinguishers either foam, powder, water,  or liquid carbon dioxide is used for smothering fires. Flammable substances are assigned different fire classifications according to their combustion characteristics. There is a code letter like A, B, C etc on every extinguisher indicating which […]