extinguishant

extinguishant

(ɪkˈstɪŋɡwɪʃənt)
n
(Chemistry) a substance, such as a liquid, foam, powder, etc, used in extinguishing fires
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The Phoenix fire extinguisher from Helsinki-based Jalo fights grease-based kitchen fires with an intuitive spray nozzle and a biodegradable and propellent-free extinguishant that wipes up easily.
Disperse extinguishant only in the area in and around the fire
These include: fire panels and extinguishant control systems to protect the Tyne Tunnels; providing fire protection to Iona Abbey, the most sacred site in Scotland; protecting the control buildings and pumping stations along a key 1,600km Sudanese oil pipeline; and the contract to protect the buildings of the National Galleries of Scotland, which has 65,000 artworks in its collection using Advanced fire panels.
It will come complete extinguishing system and detection equipment, including all mechanical systems, automation and control units (m / controllers / auxiliary centers), storage containers, extinguishant, nozzles, tubes, manual triggers, and delay and emergency stop devices, audible and visual alarms, auxiliary units, overpressure / dampers in the ventilation system, alarm interface with other control systems and any other operations necessary for the gas lure the plant to work as intended
The vehicles have 665hp Detroit Diesel engines, a top speed of 75mph (120km/h) and an extinguishant payload erf 12,870 litres.
Chad Relf, of fire safety system specialists Industrial Design Ltd, outlines some typical applications from the food and beverage, automotive and tobacco sectors and explains how to achieve effective detection and fire extinguishant in each case.
The order is for pumper trucks which will be used for the provision of extinguishant water and for fire-fighting assistance in the Arab country.
Carbon tetrachloride was first used extensively as a chemical fire extinguishant in the early 1920s.
As part of the phaseout of ozone-depleting substances under the Montreal Protocol, halons, the only readily available clean agent fire extinguishant available during the 1980s, were placed on an accelerated phaseout schedule (1993 vs.