Portable fire extinguishers - Classification rating and performance testing

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A new draft for Portable fire extinguishers for the Classification rating and performance testing has just been released for public comment.

This draft was developed by a joint Standards Australia/Standards New Zealand Committee FP-003 on Fire Extinguishers to consider needs by manufacturers to develop a system of classification and rating of fire extinguishers by test fires in order that an extinguishant could be given a rating appropriate to the class of fire.

Draft Details

This draft is a revision of AS/NZS 1850:1997.

The public comment starts from April 3 3008 and extends through to June 5, 2008.