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bromocarbons

Any of a family of ozone-depleting chemicals—of which CHBr3 is measured by governmental agencies—banned under the Montreal Protocol.
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Most developed nations already have plans for halon recycling and banking systems--registries of who has excess halon to sell.
Halon 1301, known as the clean agent, is able to protect these valuable operational and information resources without irreparably damaging them, as was the case when water or other agents were used.
In 1994, the taxability threshold is reduced to 200 pounds of ODCs or 20 pounds of halons.
The biggest news in extinguishers is the boom in sales of disposable units, most filled with halon.
Scientists are finding evidence that chlorine from CFCs and halons is actively destroying stratospheric ozone both on the global scale and--most dramatically --at the poles (SN: 9/19/87, p.
Gibson added that "discussions are already under way with other users in both Eastern and Western Europe where historic Halon 1211 usage has exceeded the Hungarian experience.
Svenska Skum AB is a leading designer, fabricator, and distributor of fire protection systems including systems formerly based on halons.
Nasdaq: APFC) announced today that its fire suppression system Halotron I has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for use in airport firefighting as a substitute for Halon 1211.
Halon Security's all new network security solution, Halon Security Router, is one of the fastest network firewalls on the market.
To develop acceptable replacements for Halons, it is necessary to understand the mechanisms by which they suppress fires.
The company is also at the forefront of two developing specialty chemical markets: the manufacture of sodium azide, principally used in automotive airbag systems, and the production of Halotron as a replacement for ozone depleting halons in fire extinguishment systems worldwide.
Spil Games Moves from Barracuda Networks to Halon Email Security, Proves to be a "Set-and-Forget" Solution to Address Email Spam and False Positives