Accession Number : AD0706170

Title :   METHOD OF EXTINGUISHING FIRE ON FLAMMABLE AND READILY FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Vygovskii,S. K.

Report Date : 21 JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The report describes a method of extinguishing fire on flammable and easily flammable liquids using a foaming agent. To increase the resistance of the foam, ammonium, potassium, or sodium salts of synthetic fatty acids or their mixture are suggested as the foaming agent.

Descriptors :   (*FOAM, *FIRE EXTINGUISHERS), (*ORGANIC SOLVENTS, FIRE EXTINGUISHERS), FATTY ACIDS, AMMONIUM COMPOUNDS, ALKALI METAL COMPOUNDS, THERMAL STABILITY

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE