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WPI lab managers track the spread of flames during wind tests.
October 30, 2018

Media Coverage

Crispy Christmas Trees: Staged Fires Show Potential Risks

An article by the Associated Press, highlighting WPI’s efforts to educate the public about the potential fire risk of Christmas trees that are not watered properly. 

WPI Lab Demonstrates Christmas Tree Fire Danger

A live demonstration by WPI’s Fire Protection Engineering program showed how quickly a dry Christmas tree can burn and spread flames throughout a room.