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9.8.1* Alternative Systems
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In any occupancy where the character of the fuel for fire is such that extinguishment or control of fire is accomplished by a type of automatic extinguishing system in lieu of an automatic sprinkler system, such extinguishing system shall be installed in accordance with the applicable standard referenced in Table 9.8.1.
|Fire Suppression System||Installation Standard|
|Low-, medium-, and high-expansion foam systems||NFPA 11, Standard for Low-, Medium-, and High-Expansion Foam|
|Carbon dioxide systems||NFPA 12, Standard on Carbon Dioxide Extinguishing Systems|
|Halon 1301 systems||NFPA 12A, Standard on Halon 1301 Fire Extinguishing Systems|
|Water spray fixed systems||NFPA 15, Standard for Water Spray Fixed Systems for Fire Protection|
|Deluge foam-water sprinkler systems||NFPA 16, Standard for the Installation of Foam-Water Sprinkler and Foam-Water Spray Systems|
|Dry chemical systems||NFPA 17, Standard for Dry Chemical Extinguishing Systems|
|Wet chemical systems||NFPA 17A, Standard for Wet Chemical Extinguishing Systems|
|Water mist systems||NFPA 750, Standard on Water Mist Fire Protection Systems|
|Clean agent extinguishing systems||NFPA 2001, Standard on Clean Agent Fire Extinguishing Systems|
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