ACAF Fire Suppression Systems now FM Approved with Fluorine-free Foam
June 19, 2015
ACAF Systems-PFS Fire Suppression Group, LLC, a leading manufacturer of FM Approved, Automatic Compressed Air Foam (CAF) fire suppression systems for special hazard, flammable liquid fires, recently received Factory Mutual (FM) Approval using RE-HEALING RF3 Foam from Solberg. The approval of these combined products marks the first Fluorine-free, FM Approved, system in the special hazards fire suppression industry.
RE-HEALING Foam Concentrates, known as “The Authentic Fluoro-Free Foam, are an innovative environmentally sustainable fluorosurfactant and fluoropolymer-free foam used to effectively extinguish Class B fuels with no environmental concerns for persistence, bioaccumulation or toxic breakdown. SOLBERG RE-HEALING foam concentrates are formulated using a new high performance synthetic foam technology to replace traditional AFFF foam concentrates and older fluoroprotein foams.
The FM Approval covers all of ACAF’s self-contained and fixed water systems as called out in FM Approval class 5136; Approval Identification 3047965.
ACAF Systems-PFS Fire Suppression Group designs and assembles compressed air foam systems (CAF) systemsusing its unique patented CAF mixing chamber and nozzles. In addition to their special hazard suppression systems, the group offers a complete line of wheeled and skid mounted fire-fighting equipment.