Guidance published on Class B Firefighting Foam containing Persistent Organic Pollutants


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The Scottish Environment Protection Agency has published guidance on Class B Firefighting Foam Containing Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)

As stressed when the Environment Agency published their compliance information regarding Class B firefighting foams, BAFE recognise the importance of complying with appropriate environmental regulations and requirements.

BAFE published the information on behalf of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency for the interest of relevant BAFE registered organisations and the wider fire safety industry who work with Class B foams.

The guidance is aimed at anyone in Scotland who uses, stores, or disposes of Class B Firefighting Foams, and/or any other Firefighting Foams, containing Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). 

The full guidance can eb found here.

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