FM 5560 Approval Standard for Water Mist Systems encompasses the design and performance requirements for water mist systems for use as fire control and/or extinguishing systems designed and installed per FM Global Property Loss Prevention Data Sheets. The standard is intended to verify that the product described will meet stated conditions of performance, safety and quality useful to the ends of property conservation.
Since water mist is an evolving technology, FM Approvals has determined that water mist systems shall be FM Approved for the protection of specific applications and specific protected area volumes.
Each of the AquaMist Water Mist technologies carry FM Approval for specific applications.
Further information is availale at www.fmglobal.com.