Portable Products

Highest quality fire fighting powders

The performance of a fire extinguisher is determined by the quality of the fire fighting powder used. CENTA offers a range of high performance, quality powders designed specifically for extinguishing various types of fires.

CENTA stock a full range of fire fighting powders:

General Purpose (MAP)
  • Contains Mono Ammonium Phosphate (MAP) and Ammonium Sulphate (AS)
  • Class of fires: A, B and C (general purpose fires)
  • Available in MAP : 40%, 50%, 70% and 90%
BC Regular
  • Based on Sodium Bicarbonate
  • Class of Fires: B and C (multipurpose fires)
D-Class Powder
  • Based on Sodium Chloride
  • Class of Fires: D (metal based fires)
Purple K
  • Based on Potassium Bicarbonate
  • Recommended for high risk industries (chemical and petrochemical)
  • Class of Fires: B and C (flammable liquids, oils, gases and chemical based fires)


Facts about fire fighting powder