Stuart Flowerdew, Halon
's defence lawyer, said his client had arranged to go out socialising, believing someone else was coming to babysit the primary school pupil.
It, and newer Halon
alternatives, are considered clean agents because they pose little risk to humans in the area when discharged.
One of the issues associated with Halon
use, especially in the tight confines of a cockpit, is ventilation.
What are the common types of gaseous agents that have been developed as alternatives to Halon
? There are two common types of gaseous agents that are considered replacements to Halon
: halocarbon compounds and inert gases.
Don't waste your time trying to order one of the old Halon
Security we want to assemble the stringent requirements that the media industry has for a firewall.
"Most focus first on economic problems and then on the environment," says Wilman Rajiman, the Indonesia Halon
Bank Project manager at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta.
While DND's reports of Halon
discharges usually assert that "no injuries are sustained" and that "media interest is assessed as unlikely," it is worth noting the United States military is currently replacing its automatic Halon
fire and explosion suppression system with the Great Lakes Chemical Corporation's Fire Master 200 heptafluoropropane gas.
This protocol originally froze Halon
production at 1986 levels in 1992, called for a 50 percent reduction by 1995, and required a complete phaseout by 2000.
But there are disadvantages to using CO.sub.2 instead of halon
. Canisters for CO.sub.2 require much heavier casing, for one thing; a CO.sub.2 extinguisher weighs half again as much as a same-size halon
As noted, this was a Halon
extinguisher, one grabbed at random from our selection of three.
1301 and halon
1211 are used in military land vehicles and naval vessels for the protection of manned areas and engine compartments.