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October 22, 2020
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Why Cartridge Operated Fire Extinguishers Are Suitable Choices for Chemical Plants

Fire extinguishers are a necessity for chemical plants because they are high-risk environments. Consider cartridge operated fire extinguishers. They have characteristics that make them great safety device additions for industrial settings like utilities or petrochemical plants. The Types of Fire Extinguishers All fire extinguishers have two main chemicals: an extinguishing agent to put out fires and a propellant gas. There are stored pressure, cartridge operated, self expelling, and wheeled fire extinguishers. Stored pressure fire extinguishers are the most common type, […]