Control forest fires with an environmentally friendly solution
Kiilto and PPO-Elektroniikka Oy have combined their expertise and developed an environmentally friendly
fire-fighting chemical for estopping forest fires and wildfires.
Kiilto Pro ForExt stops the fire and prevents it from spreading.
• Mix with water spread on the outer edges of the forest fire.
• Stops fire and prevents it from spreading forward.
• Sprayd from helicopters/aeroplanes/fire trucks into the area.
• Stops the further flow of fire into buildings.
Kiilto is responsible for the manufacture of the product and PPO-Elektroniikka for its marketing and the
development of the spreading technique.
Kiilto and PPO-Elektroniikka – strong Finnish family businesses
PPO-Elektroniikka Oy specialises in professional electronics and security technology. The company has been
producing tailored technology solutions to improve safety and minimise damage for almost 40 years.
Representing the company’s own production, the MEV insulation level monitoring system monitors
the electrical safety of operating rooms 24/7. The fifth-generation MEV-8 system is already being
exported to 17 countries. The PPO team has been supplying Finnish water mist extinguishing
systems to more than a hundred large sites in Russia since the early 2000s.
Kiilto is a growing Finnish family-owned company with a hundred-year history. The company develops,
manufactures and markets chemical industry solutions in four business areas: construction, industrial
bonding, professional hygiene and consumer goods. Kiilto develops environmentally friendly
fire retardants, for example, for the wood industry and the paper and packaging industry.
Kiilto, Tomi Takala, Business Director of Industrial Fastening Solutions, tel. 050 382 9208, -
PPO-Elektroniikka Oy, CEO Timo Ohtonen, tel. 0400 420 393, -