Firefighting

Presidential Award Bestowed on Solberg

The Solberg Company, in the refighting foam concentrates and systems hardware industry, announced today the company was named a winner of the 2014 EPA Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award.

Awards are presented in five categories: Academic, Small Business, Greener Synthetic pathways, Greener Reaction Conditions and Designing Greener Chemicals. Solberg was honored with the category award for Designing Greener Chemicals for its development and commercialization of RE-HEALING™ Foam.

RE-HEALING foam concentrates from SOLBERG are an innovative environmentally sustainable fluorosurfactant and fluoropolymer-free firefighting foam used to effectively extinguish Class B fuels with no environmental concerns for persistence, bioaccumulation or toxic breakdown.