Bubbles Still Beat Water

Wilmoth, Janet
May 2007
Fire Chief;May2007, Vol. 51 Issue 5, pFF3
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the effectiveness of foam methods in extinguishing fires in the U.S. She campaigned for the use of the foam method due to its numerous benefits and added that it does not require high maintenance due to the entry of modern technology and state of the art equipment. She enumerated varied reasons for its ideal use including less exposure of firefighters to fire and heat, demand less water to extinguish the fire and caused less damage to buildings than with water.


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