The Impacts of Fires and Fire Operations on Environment

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The paper tries to expound environmental damage by fires and fire operations and thus draw more attention on environmental protection in fire protection. The environmental impacts are illustrated with many examples and concrete data. The article comes to the conclusion that: Fires result in not only casualties and economic loss but also permanent and unforeseeable environmental damage; People should try to enhance fire safety and cut down fire accidents while fire brigades should keep environmental protection in mind while fighting fires and choose environmentally friendly methods.

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Periodical:

Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 113-116)

Edited by:

Zhenyu Du and X.B Sun

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434-436

DOI:

10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.113-116.434

Citation:

D. B. Yang "The Impacts of Fires and Fire Operations on Environment", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 113-116, pp. 434-436, 2010

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June 2010

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