|Wood, paper, textiles and other carbonaceous materials.||Flammable liquids, petrols and spirits.||Flammable gasses. For example propane and butane.||Fires involving burning metals.||Fires caused by electrical equipment where electric current may be present.||Cooking oil and fat. For example olive oil, maize oil, lard and butter.|
|Class D Powder|
* – Powder Extinguishers leave a residue that can damage sensitive electrical equipment. If possible, use a CO2 Extinguisher.
Electrical equipment can be a factor in many types of fire.
When possible always isolate the electrical supply before using a water fire extinguisher.