The 2015 fire season is still young, but with severe drought throughout the west, Wildfires are a huge concern. Several fires are burning in California, Alaska and in other parts of the West and Phos-Chek is there to help. Check out these stories: Alaska Dispatch News: Fire retardant bombers take aim as Alaska goes up […]
The 2015 AIFPA Emergency Review features an article by ICL Class B Foam Business Manager Craig McDonnell. ICL’s Phos-Chek 1×1 AR-AFFF Low Viscosity is an ideal product for Canada’s colder climate. ICL recently provided product to the Province of Manitoba and maintains a substantial stock in the Province. As described in the article, the 1×1 […]
ICL will be introducing its new, UL Listed, full line of Class B foams at Interschutz from June 8-13. All of ICL’s Auxquimia brand and new Phos-Chek brand AFFF and AR-AFFF foams are all C6 based making them the most environmentally responsible foams available. ICL offers a full line of Class B products including AFFF, […]
CalFire and the US Forest Service are using massive air power, fueled by Phos-Chek long-term fire retardant to keep the King Fire from burning into communities. The Agencies credit the retardant with allowing fire fighters to protect lives and property. Over the past few days, air tankers have dropped over 200,000 gallons of Phos-Chek per […]
ICL Performance Products (ICL PP), a segment of ICL, a global manufacturer of products based on unique minerals that fulfill humanity’s essential needs in the agriculture, food and engineered materials markets, today announced that it acquired Auxquimia S.A., a Spanish company that produces firefighting foams and fire extinguisher additives. The acquisition of Auxquimia marks ICL […]
Eddie Goldberg, ICL Fire Safety Business Director, recently delivered a paper on the aerial use of Fire Chemicals to the 2014 Aerial Fire Fighting Conference in Sacramento. The conference was attended by over 200 delegates from 15 countries. ICL, one of the conference sponsors, participated in the live static displays and supported several of the […]
Dr. Darrell Fee, Dr. Rene Maldonado, and Mr. Henry Romagosa were granted a new US patent No. 8,198,350 entitled “Polymer-Modified Asphalt with a Crosslinking Agent and Methods of Preparing”. This patent adds to ICL-PPLP’s patent portfolio supporting the asphalt product market.