Fire retardant could be 'game-changer' in fighting wildfires


I might cross your reporting a fire retardant that could be a game changer has been approved by federal officials the US Forest Service has approved a long lasting fire retardant that could significantly cut down on damage from increasingly destructive wildfires the perimeter solutions fire retardant approved by U. S. officials can last for months unlike the company's red dyed retardant that's dropped from aircraft the preventative version is clear and it sprayed by ground based workers and equipment the company says principal users will be industrial companies like utilities and railroads but the spray can also be used to protect residential and commercial properties on its website the national interagency fire center says so far this year about forty six thousand five hundred wildfires have burned ten thousand square miles I'm

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