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Replacement for the Halogenated Fire Suppressants: A Research Strategy and Plan.


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Gann, R. G.

NISTIR 4449;

U.S./Japan Government Cooperative Program on Natural Resources (UJNR). Fire Research and Safety. 11th Joint Panel Meeting. October 19-24, 1989, Berkeley, CA, Jason, N. H.; Cramer, D. M., Editor(s)(s), 45-53 pp, 1990.

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Keywords:

halons; halogenated compounds; halon 1201; halon 1301; fire suppression

Abstract:

A consortium of industrial firms and Federal Agencies has developed a plan to identify candidate fire suppressants to replace halons 1211 and 1301. The strategy is to conduct a program of closely-coordinated research, empirical testing, and analysis.