"I'm a fire starter, an environmentally friendly fire starter"

Andrew Elwell

BCB International, a Cardiff, UK-based designer and manufacturer of survival and protective equipment, has developed a carbon neutral cooking fuel for the MoD called Fire Dragon. Derek Taylor, BCB’s Project Manager for Fire Dragon, explained that the company has developed the fuel to replace the British Army’s reliance on Hexamine as a cooking fuel. "If any person has used hexamine as a cooking fuel they will know that the only reason for using the fuel is that it is cheap," sa...
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