Weather Conditions: Showers and cool air temperatures.Five tests were conducted for an audience composed of fire and safety officials from Canadian Atlantic Provinces, for several Canadian oil refineries and emergency services personnel. The attendees manned fire hoses. The event took place at the Nova Scotia Firefighters School in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
I don’t know anyone who enjoys going to the dentist. The goal is to get in there, get the job done, and get out as soon as possible. Structure fires should be viewed the same way.Novacool protects exposures by reducing the surface tension of water, improving its ability to penetrate fuels and to increase their moisture content.Novacool protects exposures by reducing the surface tension of water, improving its ability to penetrate fuels and to increase their moisture content.
The Fire Protection Research Foundation [an affiliate of the National Fire Protection Association] conducted a scientific assessment of water additives for their effect on fire suppression and vapor mitigation on class B [2 dimensional and 3 dimensional] fires in fixed installations. Baum’ s Castorine Co. Inc. was asked to participate with Novacool UEF. Novacool UEF was selected because of its known effects on class B fires and being a Fluorine free agent.