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Fire Safety / Firefighting Method #420688

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Oct 11, 1998
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(Studio: Laurie Dhue) Report introduced.

(Laguna Beach, California: Jim Hill) Method of firefighting using water-absorbing gel like that used in disposable diapers reported. [Fire consultant Joe LOWE - says the gel did not burn in tests.] [Fire retardant developer John BARTLETT - says he saw that wet disposable diapers did not burn.] [Laguna Beach, California, fire department chief Bill EDMONSON - says most fires occur during high winds.]

Reporter(s):
Dhue, Laurie;
Hill, Jim
Duration:
00:02:10

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