Handcart furthers application of decontamination foam
Merlin portable handcart was recently selected by FEMA for deployment with all federally funded Urban Search and Rescue teams. Allows dispensing of various foams used for decontamination, vapor suppression, fire-fighting, or Hazmat cleanup. For instance, carts twin tanks and air compressor enable spraying of companion EasyDecon foam, which destroys anthrax, the Avian influenza virus (Bird Flu), and mold, while neutralizing chemical residue (a common problem faced by first responders during Hurricane Katrina cleanup efforts). Cart holds 15 gals. of liquid foam. Features 20-ft.-long handset hose, equipped with a nozzle that sprays foam up to 40 ft. Measures 50 ins. high, 21 ins. wide, and 24 ins. deep; weighs about 190 lbs.