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Wet chemical (potassium acetate, potassium ... with a fat to form a soap) and by the water content cooling the ...

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Fire extinguishers contain different chemicals, depending on the application. ... Many fire extinguishing systems are built into the building or other structure being  ...

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Mono ammonium phosphate is a dry chemical used in Class A, B and C fire extinguishers. It is nonconductive, but corrosive, so it must be cleaned up soon after ...

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There are several common ingredients in commercially available Portable Fire Extinguishers. In the U.S. they all bear a U.L. Label which describes the contents,  ...

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My life has never been affected by a fire extinguisher but there are millions of people that have been saved by fire extinguishers. Composition of ... The foam fire ...

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Today's most widely used type of fire extinguisher is the multipurpose dry chemical that is effective on Class A, B, and C fires. This agent also works by creating a ...

www.google.com/patents/US3214372

United States Patent 3,214,372 DRY CHEMICAL FIRE EXTINGUISHER COMPOSITION Zbigniew J. Lobos, Monmouth Junction, N.J., assiguor to Stop- Fire Inc., ...

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Not all fire extinguishers are the same. They contain a variety of chemicals to fight different kinds of fires. (Image: Hemera Technologies/AbleStock.com/Getty ...

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The hand-held fire extinguisher is simply a pressure vessel from which is expelled ... The agent acts upon the chemistry of the fire by removing one or more of the .... water, foam, and dry chemicals can ruin otherwise undamaged components.