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Feasibility Evaluation Study of Very Fine Water Mist as a Total Flooding Fire Suppression Agent for Flammable Liquid Fires.


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Sheinson, R. S.; Williams, F. W.; Ayers, S.; Adiga, K. C.; Hatcher, R. F., Jr.

NIST SP 984-2; NIST Special Publication 984-2;

Halon Options Technical Working Conference, 14th. Proceedings. HOTWC 2004. Sponsored by: 3M Specialty Materials, Boeing, Chemical Development Studies, Inc., DuPont Fire Extinguishants, Halon Alternative Research Corp., Hughes Associates, Inc., Kidde-Fenwal, Inc., Sandia National Laboratories, SEVO Systems, Next Generation Fire Suppression Technology Program. May 4-6, 2004, Albuquerque, NM, 1-10 pp, 2004.

Keywords:

halon alternatives; halons; fire suppression; water mist; total flooding; flammable liquids; liquid fires; field tests; compartments; oxygen; computational fluid dynamics; extinguishment