Traditionally water is used to fighting for forest fires. It has been used for extinguish for centuries because of
easy use, obstainable, inexpensive and effective. There was renovation to extinguish equipments and retardants
with development of industry in the 20th century. Fires have different features because of different fuel
materials. Therefore different fire types must be extinguish use with different chemicals and retardants.
Nowadays its used to various chemicals like FE-13, Inergen, Halon, Halotren, Purple K. and especially foam for
|Yayınlanma Tarihi||1 Haziran 2007|
|Yayınlandığı Sayı||Yıl 2007 Cilt: 9 Sayı: 12|
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