What type of fire extinguisher is appropriate for fires involving pesticides?

April 23, 2012|Print

The pesticide label may contain information on the type of fire extinguisher needed for that particular product. However, ABC-classified extinguishers are appropriate for most pesticides. For more information, contact your local fire department and refer to the following publication: Use, Placement, Maintenance and Testing of Portable Fire Extinguishers (EZfacts Document Number 135) from Lab Safety Supply.

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