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Knowledge Center

Welcome to the DuPont Fire Extinguishants knowledge center and resource library. Here you will find information pertaining to:

Seminars & Webinars

  • December 2012 - DuPont Fire Extinguishants Webinar Playback
    Al Thornton and Joyce Wallace share insights on the market, regulations, and technology.
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  • April 2012 - DuPont Fire Extinguishants Webinar Playback
    Al Thornton and Mack McFarland. Ph.D., provide a business and regulatory update, reflecting on 2011 and discussing the outlook for 2012 and beyond.
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Application Fact Sheets 

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

Published Articles

 

 

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

  • "Recent Developments of Zero ODP, Low GWP Clean Fire Suppression Agents"
    Dr. Mark L. Robin presented this information March 5 at the 2014 Suppression & Detection (SUPDET) Conference in Orlando, Florida.
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  •  "Protection of High Risk Challenges with DuPont™ 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, October 28 in Austin, Texas, Dr. Mark L. Robin of DuPont 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 DuPont 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 on May 23, 2012
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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.

 

Expert Views

Protecting Your Data Center with Clean Agent Fire Extinguishants Evaluating the Performance of Clean Agents in Suppressing Class C Fires Fire Extinguishant Trends in Motorsports

 

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FM-200® Waterless Fire Protection DuPont Clean Agents Protect Your Workspace

 

Videos

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