We provide technical support to Forest Service Fire and Aviation
Management (F&AM) on matters relating to fire chemical products:
- Develop and administer submission procedures
and specifications for evaluation of wildland fire chemical products
submitted by private industry.
- Maintain Qualified Products Lists (QPL) of fire
chemicals products that have been evaluated and meet Forest Service
- Provide technical and product information on wildland
fire chemical products to field firefighters and the public.
- Monitor fire chemical products purchased under
the contract through the Lot Acceptance and Quality
Assurance Program (LAQA).
- Protect the safety of fire fighting personnel,
the general public, and the environment.