Issue: 8/04

3M™ announced that its Novec™ 1230 Fire Protection Fluid, a clean extinguishing agent, is now globally available through leading fire suppression original equipment manufacturers. Leading oems and their entities/affiliates and brands that now offer systems incorporating Novec 1230 fluid include Kidde plc and its operating companies in Europe and Scandinavia, as well as Kidde Fire Systems, Fenwal Protection Systems, and Chemetron Fire Systems in the U.S.; Modular Protection Corp.; Siemens Building Technologies; CAPS Fire Inc.; and Tyco Fire & Security.