New Zealand Fire Extinguisher
ABE DRY POWDER FIRE EXTINGUISHER
ABE dry powder fire extinguisher is suitable for use on Class A, B, C and E type fires and is approved to AS/NZS 1841.5 standard. ABE fire extinguishers are found in almost all workplaces and offices around New Zealand due to their effectiveness and versatility. These extinguishers are the most powerful and economical extinguishers on the market today. ABE fire extinguishers come in a number of different sizes, ranging from 1kg through to 9kg.
CO2 FIRE EXTINGUISHER
The CO2 fire extinguisher is suitable for use on Class B and E type fires and is approved to AS/NZS 1841.6. Co2 fire extinguishers are ideal for use on electrical fires and sensitive electrical equipment (computers, tv’s, server rooms, distribution boards). Co2 extinguishers are popular in areas with expensive and sensitive electrical equipment as they leave no residue after use, making the cleanup process a breeze.
FOAM FIRE EXTINGUISHER
A foam fire extinguisher is suitable for use on Class A and B type fires and is approved to AS/NZS 1841.4. AFFF fire extinguishers are generally found in areas that store flammable and combustible liquids and where, in the event of a fire, these liquids are likely to flow and cause further damage.
WATER FIRE EXTINGUISHER
Water fire extinguisher is suitable for use on Class A type fires and are approved to AS/NZS 1841.2. Water fire extinguishers are generally found in areas where large volumes of paper, cardboard and wood are stored. Water fire extinguishers are also commonly used to extinguish spot fires caused by embers when contractors are performing hot works in bushland areas.
WET CHEMICAL FIRE EXTINGUISHER
Wet chemical fire extinguisher is suitable for use on Class A and F type fires and are approved to AS/NZS 1841.3. Wet chemical fire extinguishers are designed specifically for use on cooking oil fires, generally found in deep fat fryers. Wet chemical fire extinguishers should be present in all commercial kitchens, cafes and restaurants that cook with oils. These fire extinguishers come in two sizes, 2.0L and 7.0L.