Fighting Ethanol Fires DVD Available to Fire Departments

March 3, 2008

In order to help promote safety, the Nebraska Ethanol Board is making available a free DVD on the most effective way to fight ethanol fires.

Recently, the Renewable Fuels Association conducted a study to determine the most effective way to fight ethanol fires. A video summarizing the results of the study can be viewed online at http://www.ethanolrfa.org/industry/resources/safety/

The Nebraska Ethanol Board would like to make copies of the video available to fire departments, ethanol producers, and related industries free of charge. If your organization would like to request a DVD copy of the video, please contact Billy DeFrain at 402-471-2941 or email billy.defrain@ethanol.ne.gov with the name of your organization and a mailing address.

To receive further updates from the Nebraska Ethanol Board, please e-mail billy.defrain@ethanol.ne.gov.

Established in 1971, the Nebraska Ethanol Board assists ethanol producers with programs and strategies for marketing ethanol and related co-products. The Board supports organizations and policies that advocate the increased use of ethanol fuels — and administers public information, education and ethanol-focused research projects. The NEB also assists companies and organization in the development of ethanol production facilities in Nebraska Visit the NEB on the web at www.ethanol.nebraska.gov.

To receive news releases from the Nebraska Ethanol Board via email, please email billy.defrain@ethanol.ne.gov