Fire Suppression Novec

Special Hazard Fire Protection Fluids
Novec 1230 fluid's environmental profile, low toxicity characteristics and fire performance make it a sustainable solution as a halon replacement alternative to HFCs. It can be used in occupied areas. Novec 1230 fluid can effectively be applied in streaming, flooding, inerting and explosion suppression applications in the following areas:

- Data processing centers

- Telecommunications

- Commercial aviation

- Military aviatio

- Military systems

- MarineOil & Gas

- Exploration

- Transportation

- Recreational vehicles


Technical Specifications:

- Novec 1230 Fluid presents distinct environmental benefits, including a zero Ozone Deletion Factor (ODP) and the lowest Global Warming Potential (GWP) of an chemical based clean agent, key to satisfying demands of environmentally sensitive markets and end users.

- The Engineered System offering - allows design flexibility using our new Novec 1230 Fluid system design software.

- Provides a high safety margin with a 4.2% use concentration and 
a 10% NOAEL and > 10% LOAEL level.

- Minimizes Storage Space.

- Listed for hazard temperatures between 0F and 132F.

Kidde Engineered Fire Suppression System designed for use with 3M Novec 1230 Fire Protection Fluid is engineered to provide clean, fast, people-safe protection for applications requiring a “green” solution to fire suppression. The system includes detectors, a control unit, agent storage cylinders, piping and discharge nozzles. The system is computer calculated to provide system discharge within 10 seconds.



- Provides a high safety margin with a 4.2% use concentration and a 10% NOAEL level.

- Listed for protection against class A, B and C fires.

- Is a fluid a atmospheric pressure and can be gravity fed for easy re-charge.

- Extinguishes fire through heat absorption and not oxygen reduction.



- UL


- Factory Mutual Approved

- MEA (Pending)

Active Fire Protection

Passive Fire Protection