Is fire extinguisher powder toxic?

Answer Dry powder fire extinguishers are non-toxic, therefore the powder is not toxic. The powder is made of Sodium Bicarbonate and is even safe for small spaces. These are the most common and least expen... Read More »

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How to Use a White Eastern ABC Powder Fire Extinguisher?

Using a White Eastern ABC Powder Fire Extinguisher is just as simple as it's name, easy as "ABC"! ABC type extinguishers are actually the classes of fires that the extinguishers is capable of handl... Read More »

What type of fire extinguisher should be used on a gasoline fire?

Only a class B fire extinguisher should be used on a gasoline fire. Household and auto extinguishers usually have a B-C rating. Some are A-B-C rated. Never spray water on a gasoline fire.Fire Exti... Read More »

Where should you aim a fire extinguisher's stream when extinguishing a fire?

Fire extinguishers are prolific in today's society, however, few people are properly educated on their use and operation. Familiarizing yourself with commonly used fire extinguishers will help you ... Read More »

What is a CO2 fire extinguisher used for?

Use CO2, or carbon dioxide, fire extinguishers to put out fires caused by flammable liquids and gases, greases and electrical fires. Since carbon dioxide leaves less residue, CO2 extinguishers are ... Read More »