Clean Agent Fire Suppression

Clean Agent Fire Suppression Systems: Advanced Protection for Critical Facilities

In need of a highly effective and environmentally friendly fire protection solution for critical facilities and special hazards such as data centers, control rooms, and  telecommunications rooms. Our clean agent fire suppression systems offer advanced defense against fire hazards, ensuring swift and effective response in the event of a fire emergency.

Importance of Clean Agent Fire Suppression Systems

Clean agent fire suppression systems play a critical role in fire protection for critical facilities by:

  • Environmentally Friendly: Utilizing agents that are safe for the environment and leave no residue, minimizing the impact on valuable assets and equipment.
  • Safe for Sensitive Equipment: Safeguarding critical infrastructure and sensitive equipment without causing damage during fire suppression.
  • Rapid Suppression: Swiftly extinguishing fires, minimizing damage and ensuring the safety of occupants and valuable assets.

Benefits of Clean Agent Fire Suppression Systems

Implementing a clean agent fire suppression system offers a multitude of advantages, including:

  • Minimizes Business Interruption Quickly releasing the agent to suppress the fire, minimizing downtime and financial losses.
  • Safe for Normally Occupied Areas:     Clean Agent systems are approved for normally occupied spaces and safe for the occupants.
  • Residue-Free: Leaving behind no residue, ensuring quick cleanup and minimal damage to equipment and property.
  • Effective for Various Applications: Suitable for protecting critical assets in a wide range of environments, from data centers to historical artifacts.

How Clean Agent Fire Suppression Systems Work

Clean agent fire suppression systems operate by discharging a low concentration of gas or chemical agent that rapidly suppresses the fire by removing heat and free radicals essential for the combustion process, effectively extinguishing the fire.

Installation Process

Our expert team follows a meticulous process to ensure the seamless installation of clean agent fire suppression systems:

  • Thorough Assessment: Conducting a comprehensive evaluation of the critical facility to determine the most effective system layout and coverage.
  • Customized Design: Tailoring the system to address the unique fire risks present in the environment, ensuring optimal protection for valuable assets.
  • Professional Installation: Deploying the system with precision and expertise, adhering to industry standards and regulations for reliable performance.

Maintenance Requirements

Regular maintenance is required by NFPA and is crucial for the proper functionality of clean agent fire suppression systems. Our services encompass:

  • Scheduled Inspections: Periodic checks to ensure the system’s readiness and compliance with safety standards.
  • Component Servicing: Addressing any issues and maintaining system components to uphold reliable performance.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensuring adherence to all relevant regulations and standards through diligent maintenance practices.

Investing in a clean agent fire suppression system is a proactive measure to protect critical facilities and valuable assets from the devastating impact of fire incidents. With our expertise and commitment to safety, we provide tailored solutions to meet your specific fire suppression needs.

Clean Agent Chemicals:

  1. HFC-227ea: This clean agent functions by removing heat and disrupting free radicals, effectively extinguishing fires without causing damage to equipment and components. It is commonly used for fire suppression in machinery and electrical equipment due to its non-conductive and residue-free properties.
  2. FK-5-1-12 This fluorinated ketone clean agent suppresses fires by removing heat and is known for its minimal environmental impact. With a lower global warming potential compared to FM200, Novec 1230 is considered environmentally friendly and is commonly used to protect occupied spaces and critical assets.


  • FM200 (HFC-227ea): Marketed by ChemoursTM, FM200 is a widely recognized brand of clean agent fire suppression systems known for its effective fire extinguishing capabilities and safety for both equipment and personnel.
  • Novec 1230 (FK-5-1-12): Manufactured by 3MTM, Novec 1230 offers advanced fire suppression by swiftly removing heat and is favored for its minimal environmental impact, making it a preferred choice for protecting critical assets and occupied spaces.

These specific chemicals and brands are integral to the effectiveness and environmental considerations of clean agent fire suppression systems, providing reliable fire protection without causing harm to valuable assets or the environment.

This additional information sheds light on the specific chemicals and brands used in clean agent fire suppression systems, further emphasizing their effectiveness and environmental safety.

Due to the ever changing nature of regulations and the use in specific applications, contact Hiller today to learn what clean agent suppression system may be best for you.