Advantages of using CO2 are :-
- Non Conductive
- Zero Ozone Depletion
- Zero Global Warming (as fire suppression CO2 is nor taken from a fossil fuel)
- Easily distributed
- CO2 can be used as a common bank arrangement with diverter/distribution valves directing it to multiple enclosures
|High Pressure C02 Systems|
Carbon dioxide was the first gas used as extinguishing agent for fire protection.
The most advanced hydraulic calculation software are used by the Safe group: UL listed and FM approved, or VdS approved.
A special high pressure carbon dioxide system line of products is available as well with components and hydraulic calculation software UL listed and FM approved. This products line is manufactured by Chemetron Fire Systems. The Safe group is taking care of this product line in several countries.
Note: This article uses material from the http://intimefire.com