NFPA 1851 Made Easy

For over 20 years, the team at SC Products has been working with associations, fire departments, cleaning facilities, and educational programs to communicate and implement effective care and maintenance programs for fire fighting PPE.

NFPA 1851 Made Easy is designed to help you and your fire department build a proper process (in the form of a SOP) for the Selection, Care and Maintenance of your fire fighting PPE. Our goal is help assist you become NFPA 1851 compliant by using our proven programs as templates for your own department. Join the many departments who we have worked with successfully over the years such as Fort Worth, San Francisco, Houston, Fairfax County, Milwaukee, and Topeka - to list just a few.  

Check out a few example resources below that may serve to help your care and maintenance program: 


SOP for Advanced Cleaning Turnout & PPE Wash Process



Example of Compliant Moisture Barrier Testing Demo Video testing Moisture Barriers with Hydro II


CitroSqueeze - The # 1 Recognized NFPA 1851 Compliant PPE Cleaner

Use of a highly effective, performance cleaner that meets NFPA 1851 requirements is a critical part of your department's care and maintenance program - the safety and health of your fellow fire fighters depends on it. CitroSqueeze Turnout and PPE Cleaner is used by over 4200 fire departments throughout North America, developed by SC Products to tackle the tough job of getting your gear clean safely: