CO2 FIRE EXTINGUISHER
CO2 cylinders are red and range in size from 5 lbs to 100 lbs or larger. In the larger sizes, the hard horn will be located on the end of a long, flexible hose.
CO2s are designed for Class B and C
(flammable liquid and electrical) fires only.
Carbon dioxide extinguishes work by displacing oxygen, or taking away the oxygen element of the fire triangle. The carbon dioxide is also very cold as it comes out of the extinguisher, so it cools the fuel as well.
Suitable Places For The Use CO2-Fire Extinguisher
laboratories, mechanical rooms, kitchens, Filling Stations, Banks,
Warehouses, Industries and flammable liquid storage areas.