Company behind the Grenfell Tower fire says it could have been put out with a simple fire extinguisher
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It's been a year and a half since London's Grenfell Tower burned and at least 72 people died.

The fire's deadliness was attributed to a combination to a combination of bad advice once the fire broke out and renovations to the building to sheathe it in Reynobond aluminum composite cladding from Arconic, a measure that was taken to make the building more attractive to people in nearby luxury towers.

Now, Arconic's lawyer has told a Parliamentary committee that the panels were not to blame: he...

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