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Haler

A division of the Czech koruna equal in value to 1/100 of one koruna.
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Poorer nations may find that stipulation difficult, yet airline-servicing companies worldwide must comply strictly with the halon specifications laid down by aircraft manufacturers and foreign aviation authorities.
Flyers may be comforted to know that the Montreal Protocol contains a clause that allows developing nations to temporarily restart halon production for critical systems if supplies fail--always supposing the necessary infrastructure exists.
The professional stares in amazement at the little products, which boast in bold, fire-engine red letters: "100 PERCENT HALON.
Because for the last two months, she has been working with her vice president of Operations and staff engineers on a plan to convert or replace fire protection equipment using halon in over a quarter million square feet of computer rooms nationwide.
Two chemicals of interest to building owners -- halon 1301 and 1211 -- were phased out of production, as per the 1992 revised Montreal Protocol, on Jan.
Only in critical defense, military, and nuclear facilities will Halon systems introduce concentration levels that can be life threatening.
Halon 1211, normally used in hand-held fire extinguishers, is easier to replace with other agents, and it is better to replace these units, unless their application is essential.
Most of these extinguishers use halon 1211 as the extinguishing agent and nitrogen as the expellant; "blended" units use halon 1301 as the expellant.
Halon can be harmful if inhaled; however, quantities contained in household extinguishers don't usually pose a health risk.
With CFC 113 and the halons, says Fay, the answer to the upcoming limitations may lie in efficient recycling.
With Halon Security we want to assemble the stringent requirements that the media industry has for a firewall.
Halon Security filters the traffic extremely fast, while at the same time, it allows for a large number of VPN connections and load balancing.