Clean Agent Extinguishing Systems
Orient 227® is the brand name for Heptafluoropropane (HFC-227ea) manufactured by Orient Corporation. HFC-227ea is the leading clean agent replacement for Halon 1301 in the special hazards suppression industries worldwide. It is traded under various brands. However, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 2001 Clean Agent, makes reference only to the generic name of the chemical, which is HFC-227ea. Orient provides the highest quality assurance of its HFC-227ea and is supported by a team of highly trained and qualified chemical engineers and scientists. Orient 227® has achieved a minimum purity of 99.95% and less than 10 ppm of moisture. It has less than 1 ppm acidity of hydrofluoric acid (HF). The non-volatile residue is less than 0.05g/100mL.
Orient 227® received its component recognition from Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and its component approval from Factory Mutual (FM). Both UL and FM are the independent third-party organizations that certify the purity specifications as required by NFPA2001 to be an effective fire suppression agent. FM Approvals conducted fire test on Orient 227® per standards and requirements of FM5600. UL Listings is based on UL2166 Standard for Halocarbon Clean Agent Extinguishing System Units, edition revision date 03/22/2001. All testing was performed in accordance with NFPA2001 (2008 Edition). Also had the Russian Approval, a Certificate of Conformity, also called a Quality Certificate, Safety Certificate or Customs Certificate, affirms that a product or service conforms to legal safety and quality requirements. There are two types of certificate: one demonstrates conformity to the national standards known as GOST, and the other to a particular technical regulation.
Orient 5112TM is a trademark of Orient’s FK-5-1-12, Dodecafluoro-2-methylpentan-3-one. FK-5-1-12 is another widely used extinguishing clean agent. It is environmentally safe and best used in fire hazard areas containing A, B, & C classes of fire. It has been approved by US EPA and ISO for its safe characteristic and fire extinguishing effectiveness. Orient 5112TM is an acceptable alternative clean agent for Halon 1301 replacement.
Orient 5112TM received its component recognition from Underwriters Laboratories (UL), FM Approvals, The Eurasian Conformity mark (EAC, Russian: Евразийское соответствие) -a certification mark to indicate products that conform to all technical regulations of the Eurasian Customs Union and Certificate of Conformity, also called a Quality Certificate, Safety Certificate or Customs Certificate which affirms that a product or service conforms to legal safety, quality requirements and demonstrates conformity to the national standards known as GOST.
Orient’s latest venture in an eco-friendly extinguishing product is a trademark as Eco7®. The Liquid Fire Extinguishing Clean Agent, Eco7®, is made based on a natural ingredient that has the ability to convert organic fertilizer when it meets soils and germs; hence, Eco7® is highly recommended for use in combating forest fires as it will support plants to grow. Additionally, Eco7® has the capabilities to suppress different classes of fires including Class A, B and K (kitchen fires). It is non-toxic, non-corrosive and safe to use in the emergency situation to escape fires scenes (note: Eco7® can be sprayed to soak on clothing to act as fire blanket).