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Biodegradable Environmentally friendly fire extinguishers

Environementally friendly and biodegradable fire extinguisher

It is a big claim to make, and how on earth should one be able to look into a closed canister and identify the ingredient that makes the fire extinguisher biodegradable. Noticing that there is a trend, possibly even a an evolution taking place, which points to being environmentally friendly, companies are rushing to declared […]

What are the different types fire extinguishers?

Class A: Class A Fire Extinguishers are used for fires that involve paper products, fabrics of textiles, wood-based products, plastics, and rubber-based products. The type of class A extinguishers that fall into this category are Powder ABE, water, foam and wet chemicals Class B: Class B extinguishers are used to put out fires that started […]

Types of fire extinguisher – explained in this simple guide

There are 6 main fire extinguisher types – Water, Foam, Dry Powder, CO2 , Wet Chemical & Liquid. Keep the right types of fire extinguisher for your premises to meet current regulations. Different types of fire extinguisher put out fires which were started through various categories of combustibles – these are called ‘classes’ of fire’ or ‘categories […]