Section 5 Fire Fighting Measures

  • This section provides recommendations for fighting a fire caused by the chemical. The required information consists of:
    • Recommendations of suitable extinguishing equipment, and information about extinguishing equipment that is not appropriate for a particular situation.
    • Advice on specific hazards that develop from the chemical during the fire, such as any hazardous combustion products created when the chemical burns.
    • Recommendations on special protective equipment or precautions for firefighters.