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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