FireRein Secures Issued Patent for Eco-Gel™ in the United States

June 21, 2019


US patents

FireRein is pleased to announce that Eco-Gel™ is no longer patent pending in the United States. In addition to our Canadian patent, which issued in June 2018, FireRein now has an issued composition of matter patent for Eco-Gel™ in the US.

Patent #: US 10,159,863 B2

Title: Water Enhancing, Fire Suppressing Hydrogels

“This is a significant accomplishment and milestone for FireRein,” states Quincy Emmons, Founder and President of FireRein. “Securing this patent is a critical step toward accessing the US market and revolutionizing the fire suppression industry.”

About FireRein

FireRein Inc. is a Napanee, Ontario-based company dedicated to providing the firefighting community with effective, innovative and sustainable firefighting technologies.

FireRein has created Eco-Gel™ – the world’s first and only 100% bio-sourced and 100% food-grade firefighting water additive. When deployed through standard firefighting equipment, Eco-Gel™ transforms water into a potent firefighting solution that “sticks and stays” to any surface in any orientation. Eco-Gel™ outperforms incumbent water additives by knocking down fires faster while using less water and protecting the environment.

Eco-Gel™ represents a new class of firefighting water additive that addresses the emerging performance and environmental needs of the global fire protection industry.

Media Contact: Quincy Emmons