TITLE

CFD, UL Tests Combine Science, Street

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jul2007, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the collaboration of Chicago Fire Department (CFD) and Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) in designing and conducting laboratory-based test comparison between water and Class A-foam water solution's effectivity to stopping residential fires in the U.S. The testing was conducted on an improvise bedroom stuff with the same materials. CDF commissioner Gene Ryan states that the outcome of the test asserts the efficiency of using water-foam mixture in suppressing fires.
ACCESSION #
25892028

 

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