3M Company's (
) 3M Fire Protection Products division recently announced the
launch of 3M FIP 1-Step Firestop Foam, a UL-tested technology for
fire protection. It complies with the International Building
The new 3M FIP 1-Step gives contractors an alternative to mineral
wool, bricks and runny, ineffective foams, and enables firestop
installations to be three times faster than the usual methods.
With a non-runny formula, the foam stays in place and expands
consistently up to five times.
3M provides a complete line of firestop products, technical
support and training to enhance firestopping capabilities.
With this product, 3M combines foaming technology and a delivery
system to create a solution that meets the requirements of
customers. True firestop foam has long been a necessary
requirement for manufacturers. This new product is an initiative
in this endeavour and is much more flexible in terms of usage,
saving time and money for users.
3M remains focused on inventing new products and maintaining its
competitive advantage worldwide. The rise in demand for such
innovative 3M product services is likely to augment its overall
3M, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified
technology company with manufacturing operations spread over 70
countries worldwide. It has more than 35 business units organized
into six segments: Consumer and Office, Display and Graphics,
Electro and Communications, Healthcare, Industrial and
Transportation, Safety, Security and Protection Services.
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