Novec 1230 System We offer clean agent fire suppression systems using 3M™ Novec™ 1230 Fire Protection Fluid called Fire safety service also. Because it is a fluoroketone, 3M Novec 1230 fluid is used globally in more than 50,000 special hazard fire suppression applications. These applications range from data centers to military operations to archival storage facilities. It’s a cost-effective and environmentally sustainable Halon 1301 replacement and hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) alternative. Because of this, it has a more than 99.9% lower global warming potential than any halocarbon agent accepted for use in occupied spaces. 3M also offers its 20-year Blue Sky Warranty to help protect system owners from regulatory risk of phasedown or phaseout.