Protecting the electronics behind our technology-driven businesses and lifestyles is essential. To help protect critical applications such as data centers from fire, IT professionals are turning to 3M™ Novec™ 1230 Fire Protection Fluid, an advanced, waterless fire suppression agent. Watch a comparison of Novec 1230 fluid and a water sprinkler system in a simulated data center to see the difference between water-based and waterless fire suppression with Novec 1230 fluid.
Based on environmentally sustainable chemistry, Novec 1230 fluid quickly penetrates tight enclosures and obstructions, providing fast, effective fire extinguishment often before a fire even reaches the “flame” stage. It has no effect on energized electronics or mechanical components, leaves no residue, and is non-conductive, allowing systems to remain operational. Novec 1230 fluid also offers the highest margin of safety of any clean agent listed in the NFPA 2001 standard.
To learn more about clean agent fire suppression with 3M™ Novec™ 1230 Fire Protection fluid, visit 3m.com/Novec1230