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Chemours Fire Extinguishants

Knowledge Center

The Fire Extinguishants by Chemours knowledge center and resource library offers information pertaining to:

Application Fact Sheets 

Architects | Facility Managers | Marine | Data Processing Centers | Fire Marshals | Hospital Administrators | Museum Curators | Risk Management | Semiconductors

 

Published Articles

 

"Fire Protection Options for Data Centres"
by Dr. Mark L. Robin. This article appeared in the January 2015 issue of International Fire Buyer.
Dr. Robin details the use of clean agent technology in commercial and military aviation fire protection.

"A Short History of Clean Fire Suppression Agents"
by Dr. Mark L. Robin. Reprinted with permission from Fire & Safety Magazine.

Fire Extinguishing Systems for IT Facilities
by Dr. Mark L. Robin. Reprinted with permission from Fire & Safety Magazine.

Clean Agent Fire Protection for Computer Rooms
by Dr. Mark L. Robin. Reprinted with permission from Fire & Safety Magazine.

 

White Papers

The Role of Hydrofluorocarbons in Global Fire Protection  Comparison Testing of FE-25™ and Automatic Sprinklers in a Simulated Data Processing/Telecommunications Facility

Safe, Environmentally Sustainable Fire Suppression Solutions

Comparison Testing of FE-25 and Automatic Sprinklers in a Simulated Data Processing/Telecommunications Facility

Use of DuPont Fire Suppression Products Could Contribute to LEED Credit

Evaluating the Performance of Clean Agent Fire Extinguishants, Class C Fires

 

Technical Papers, Presentations, Speaking Engagements

  • "Fire Risk Mitigation in Mission Critical Facilities"
    Dr. Mark L. Robin presented this information at the NFPA 2015 Conference in Chicago, Illinois.
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  • "Recent Developments of Zero ODP, Low GWP Clean Fire Suppression Agents"
    Dr. Mark L. Robin presented this information at the 2014 Suppression & Detection (SUPDET) Conference in Orlando, Florida.
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  •  "Protection of High Risk Challenges with FM-200™: Electronics Installations in High-Rise Buildings, Anechoic Chambers, Cyber Security Centers and More"
    Dr. Mark L. Robin presented this information at the 2nd Annual Fire Safety Technology Forum in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
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  • "Developments of Zero ODP, Low GWP Clean Fire Suppression Agents"
    In this paper, presented at the SFPE Engineering Technology Conference in Austin, Texas, Dr. Mark L. Robin details the development of a new total flooding agent suitable for use in normally occupied areas and the development of new agents for streaming applications and use in non-occupied areas.
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  • "Recent Developments in Clean Fire Suppression Agents"
    In this presentation from NFPA 2013, Dr. Mark Robin shares information about the development of new clean agents.
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  • "Protection of High Risk Challenges with FM-200™ : Electronics Installations in High-Rise Buildings, Anechoic Chambers, Cyber Security Centers and More"
    Presented by Mark Robin at the 2nd Annual Fire Safety Technology Forum in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
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  • "New Technologies in Oil & Gas Fire Protection and Related Environmental Regulations"
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  • "Fire Protection for Electronic Equipment," presented by Mark Robin at the 2010 SFPE-SAC conference
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  • "Fire Protection for IT and Telecommunication Facilities"
    Presented by Dr. Mark Robin at NFM&T 2011

   

Case Studies & Testimonials

For a complete listing of case studies, visit our Case Studies page.

 

Videos

These two videos illustrate the effectiveness of Clean Agent Fire Extinguishants by Chemours in suppression of a fire when compared with a typical automatic sprinkler system. Within seconds, the fire is extinguished with the clean agents, offering the best protection possible for people and sensitive electronic equipment.
FM-200™
vs. Automatic Sprinkler Systems 
 
CLICK TO START VIDEO [6:33 min] Chemours FM-200 clean agent fire suppressant extinguishes fires fast 
DuPont Clean Agents
vs. Automatic Sprinkler Systems
 
CLICK TO START VIDEO [6.38 min] Minimal cleanup needed with Chemours Clean Agents 

Dr. Mack McFarland, Environmental Fellow,
Discusses the Actions DuPont is Taking to Address Climate Change
 
CLICK TO START VIDEO [5.06 min] 

Gary Jepson, Senior Toxicologist,
Provides an Overview of PBBK Modelling
 
CLICK TO START VIDEO [9:55 min]