Fire Equipments - Sales
Water extinguishers(Colour Code - Red)- is the most widely used fire extinguisher. It is effectively used on Class A fires (i.e.solids such as paper, wood, plastic etc.) these extinguishers are not suitable for Class B (Liquid) fires, or where electricity is involved.
Foam extinguishers(Colour Code -Cream)- is used for Class A & B fire. It is particularly effective on extinguishing flammable liquids, such as petrol and diesel. These extinguishers are not recommended for fires involving electricity.
Powder extinguishers(Colour Code - Blue)Suitable for class A,B and C fires and achieve a good'knock down' of a fire.They can be used on fires involving electrical equipments but may damage delicate electrical equipments.Since they do not cool a fire appreciably, it can re-gnite. Powder extinguishers can create an atmosphere with reduced visibility and may affect occupants who have breathing problems.
CO2 extinguishers(Colour Code - Black)-Carbon Dioxide extinguishers are especially suitable for office use on electrical equipment, creating minimal secondary damage. Can also be used for Class B Fire risks caused by the combustion of flammable liquids such as petrol, oils, fats, paints etc .
Wet Chemical extinguishers(Colour Code - Yellow)-Are particularly suitable for commercial catering establishments where deep fat fryers are used.