posted by William R. Stott
Published: March 10, 2009
ANSUL, a brand of Tyco Fire Suppression & Building Products, is showcasing its line of SPILL-X chemical spill products at PittCon 2009 in Chicago, March 9-12. ANSUL product representatives will be demonstrating SPILL-X capabilities to neutralize and eliminate a variety of chemical spills during the international conference at the ANSUL booth, #921.
Facilities such as labs and factories that work with a range of chemicals have to be prepared at all times for spills that require an emergency response. SPILL-X-A agent quickly and efficiently adsorbs and treats acid spills, transforming the liquid chemicals into a neutral solid state. There are four different SPILL-X agents capable of handling a variety of spills including organic and inorganic acids such as sulfuric, hydrochloric, nitric, and phosphoric, as well as caustics, solvents formaldehyde. The quick-action and ease-of-use make it applicable for hazmat facilities, chemical labs, school labs and healthcare labs.
The SPILL-X line offers a number of key benefits and advantages for spill control including:
"The SPILL-X products are tailored to handle a variety of spills by quickly adsorbing chemicals and reducing the amount of exposure to people and the environment," said Joe Beranek, Tyco Fire Suppression & Building Products. "The four different SPILL-X agents help provide safety across a vast number of industries, offering workers ranging from lab technicians to factory employees a quick, environmentally-safe way to secure potentially dangerous spills."
The four distinctive SPILL-X agents include:
For more information about SPILL-X agents and all other ANSUL spill control and fire suppression products and systems, visit www.ansul.com.