Passenger safety on public transportation is your number one consideration should a fire occur. Avoiding downtime and schedule interruptions is also critical--busy lives demand reliable transportation. Any downtime at all can be damaging for your company's reputation for being a reliable, punctual means of transportation.
Engines, transfer stations, control rooms, main communications center, subway stations, computer rooms, trains and subway cars--all are high-value assets. All are vulnerable to fire. And all demand a proven fire suppression system to keep them up and running--and keep passengers on the go.
Traditional fire extinguishing agents such as water and dry chemicals can cause damage to high-value equipment and contribute to downtime. The family of fire extinguishants from Chemours provides an exceptional alternative to Halon. They are safe for people, electronically nonconductive, noncorrosive and free of residue.
Keeping passengers safe and on time is what matters most--to you and to us.
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FM-200® is the leading chemical agent replacement. Designed to flood an enclosure, FM-200® should be used where agents such as water, dry chemical and carbon dioxide are unacceptable because they cause damage to electronic equipment or present a safety risk to people. Operations can resume as soon as fire damage is repaired allowing for minimal business interruption.
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FE-25™ can be used in new applications and replace other industry fire extinguishants in existing systems with minimal modifications, making it the most cost-effective fire extinguishant. FE-25™ is an excellent choice for flood suppression where people are present.
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In a portable fire extinguisher, FE-36™ is discharged as a stream of gas and liquid droplets that ceases the combustion process through heat absorption and chemical interaction. FE-36™ is also used in applications such as a small self-contained total flooding unit.
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FE-13™ has the lowest toxicity and is the safest for protecting areas where people are present. Used in occupied areas, FE-13™ leaves no residue that would cause damage or require post-fire cleanup.
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