National Fire Protection Association

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Safer Fire Retardant Makes Its Way Onto The Market

New product could replace retardant whose safety is under review by EPA. More

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Sprinkler Coalition Tries Environmental Angle to Promote Installation

New study shows how sprinklers minimize pollution and water use when homes catch on fire. More

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Battle of Fires Sprinkler Mandates Heats Up Battle of Fires Sprinkler Mandates Heats Up

The debate over mandating sprinkler installation in new homes heats up. More

Facing Fire
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Facing Fire

When the June 2007 Angora Fire burned its way into the residential streets of... More

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Fire, Fire

IF THE QUINCY, MASS.–BASED National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has its way, newly constructed one- and two-family residential dwellings will be required to have fire sprinklers. More

How to Build Fire-Proof Homes
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How to Build Fire-Proof Homes

When wildfire swept through Bob Heath's neighborhood in Napa, Calif., a lot of... More

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