Dr Sthamer– Hamburg launches Moussol APS 1x3 Premium

Published:  24 February, 2014

Dr Sthamer – Hamburg, a leading firefighting foam manufacturer has announced the global launch of its latest product Moussol APS 1x3 F-0 Premium, AR-AFFF 1x3 firefighting foam especially formulated and developed for the petrochemicals and storage tank industry, it is designed for use at 1% induction on hydrocarbon fires and at 3% induction on alcohol/polar solvent fires.

Moussol APS 1x3 F-0 Premium has been developed to be used in mobile foam attack using monitors and hand lines and also in fixed system foam fire protection systems, to give rapid flame knockdown and excellent burn back resistance which ensures the safety of firefighters and the assets being protected.

Moussol APS 1x3 F-0 Premium has been tested to the LASTFire Protocols and achieved ‘Good’ results.

Jan Knappert, International Sales Director for Dr Sthamer – Hamburg said: ‘Moussol APS 1x3 F-0 Premium has also been certified by MPA Dresden to EN1568 pt 3 achieving 1A/1A ratings, giving it the highest performance rating of any comparable foam on the market today.

‘Moussol APS 1x3 F-0 Premium utilises the latest generation C6 Carbon Chain Fluorosurfactants which fully comply with EU757-2010 POP Regulations (Persistent Organic Pollutants) and the US-EPA 2015 guidelines on Fluorosurfactants. Making it the environmentally responsible choice for high-hazard facility managers.’

Dr Sthamer – Hamburg has been trading since 1886 and is still owned and managed by the founding Sthamer family. They started manufacturing foams in the 1920’s and are at the forefront in research and development of firefighting foams for all applications.

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