Foam concentrates fire extinguishers (HS code(s): 842410); (ICS code(s): 13.220.10)
SI 71568 part 4 - Fire extinguishing media: Foam concentrates – Specification for low expansion foam concentrates for surface application to water-miscible liquids; (102 page(s), in English), (10 page(s), in Hebrew)
Revision of the Mandatory Standard SI 71568 part 4, dealing with foam concentrates fire extinguishers. This draft standard revision adopts both the European Standard EN 1568-4: February 2018 and the American Standard ANSI/UL 162 – Eighth Edition: February 23, 2018 (only the requirements applying to low expansion foam concentrates for surface application to water-miscible liquids).
The standard's Hebrew section includes a few national deviations as follows:
The major differences between the old version and this new revised draft standard are as follow:
Both the old standard and this new revised standard will apply from entry into force of this revision for one year. During this time, products may be tested according to the old or the new revised standard.