Top 5 Success Stories in 2018

February 22, 2019


5 success stories

“Last year was a very productive year for FireRein. We continued to improve our products, scale-up production, protect our intellectual property and gain market validation.

I am proud to be part of a great team. Our efforts to transform the fire suppression industry to protect the environment and firefighters from harmful toxins are generating results and recognition.

Here is a recap of our Top 5 success stories in 2018.”

Quincy Emmons

President and Co-Founder

1patents • FireRein EcoGel

We were granted patents in the US and Canada for Water Enhancing, Fire Suppressing Hydrogels: a critical step in international expansion and revolutionizing the fire suppression industry.

factories with number 2, partnerships
We signed a license agreement to accelerate the commercialization and adoption of Eco-Gel™ in the United States.

Watch for more exciting announcements as this partnership grows and develops in 2019.
3earlyadopters • FireRein EcoGel
Early adopters and investors provided valuable market data and validation in the municipal and industrial sectors. Here’s some of what they’re saying and who they are:

Min-Tech, Strathcona Paper, Montgomery Water Services, Edwardsburg Cardinal Fire Department, Stone Mills Fire Department, Municipal Equipment, WFR Fire & Rescue
4fundings • FireRein EcoGel

FireRein received $325,000 through the FedDev Ontario Investing in Business Innovation initiative to commercialize Eco-Gel™ in both the domestic and international markets.

Local Member of Parliament, Mike Bossio, said that we are “helping promoting safer and more effective firefighting technologies.” We agree!

5recognition • FireRein EcoGel
The Napanee and District Chamber of Commerce recognized FireRein at their Annual Awards Ceremony in November with two awards: Youth Entrepreneur for Vice President and Co-Founder, Zack Hodgen, and for our innovative, effective product and community involvement.