Ternary Eutectic Chloride [TEC] based dry powder has been
designed for use in fires involving highly reactive metals such
as sodium, potassium and lithium.
TEC-based dry powders are essential fire-fighting agents as they
are stable, free flowing and easy to handle. Various base materials
are used to formulate the dry powders, with either a single or
TEC is a reaction product of various stable salts and is a proven
material that has been used as a base for a considerable period of
time. It remains popular as it provides a highly reliable, cost
effective and user-friendly extinguishing medium.
During production the TEC base material is mixed with other
ingredients to significantly improve flow characteristics and
The powder is siliconized to impart superior water repellent