Gel helps firefighters fight more fire with less equipment

One fire extinguisher full of gel does the work of six or eight regular fire extinguishers


By Emily Roach
The Palm Beach Post

JUPITER, Fla. — Don't try this at home: Peter Cordani's favorite way to show off his invention is to douse his arm in FireIce and try to char it with a blow torch.

Fortunately for him, FireIce is an effective water enhancer that when sprayed on an object takes the heat and oxygen out of the flames, as Cordani explains it.

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