Performance of aqueous hazmat foams on selected hazardous materials

Authors

  • L. R. DiMaio,

    1. National Foam System, Inc., 150 Gordon Drive, Lionville, PA 19353
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    • Louis R. DiMaio is Director of Special Technologies, National Foam System, Inc. He has over 35 years experience in technical (research), management and consulting positions with DuPont Company, National Foam System, Inc., Mobil R&D Corporation and self employed. He has prepared and presented numerous seminars for private industry, fire service, and fire schools on the use of fire fighting foams and Hazmat foams. He has published several papers on these subjects.

  • E. C. Norman

    1. National Foam System, Inc., 150 Gordon Drive, Lionville, PA 19353
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    • Edward C. Norman is vice president, Corporate Development, National Foam System Inc. He has 30 years experience in technical, marketing and management positions with Celanese Chemical Company, Pennwalt Corporation and National Foam System, Inc. He is author of several papers on the use of foam for hazardous vapor mitigation. Holds three U.S. patents.


Abstract

This exploratory research program represents a continuing commitment that was undertaken to provide, where possible, some solution to vapor control problems through the use of special foams, equipment and technical information.

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