Low GWP Alternatives

R1234ZE

Summary

R1234ze is a low Global Warming Potential (GWP) refrigerant, used as a replacement for R134a in medium temperature refrigeration and air conditioning applications including water chillers.

Applications

  • Commercial Refrigeration
    Commercial Refrigeration
  • Industrial Air Conditioning
    Industrial Air Conditioning
  • Commercial Air Conditioning
    Commercial Air Conditioning
  • Foam Blowing Applications
    Foam Blowing Applications

Packaging information

  • 14kg
  • 27kg
  • 890kg
  • AFK product cylinders are fitted with a Residual Pressure Device (RPD) to ensure used refrigerant or any other substance cannot be reintroduced into a cylinder
  • Store cylinders in a cool, dry, well ventilated area, out of direct sunlight
  • AFK operates a returnable cylinder fleet, empty cylinders are to be returned 
  • For more information please contact AFK on +49 (0) 4185 7001-0 or via the Contact Us form

Product Features & Benefits

  • Refrigerant can be charged from either the liquid or vapour phase
  • AFK refrigerant cylinders have dual port valves, making liquid offtake easier
  • Non-flammable under ADR, however is classified as A2L under ASHRAE classification
  • Compressors must be charged with modified polyolester oils, contact the compressor manufacturer for more information
  • Low GWP of 6
  • Approximately. 20% less refrigeration capacity compared to R134a but with significantly lower pressures
  • Can be used as a propellant in aerosol applications
  • A near drop-in replacement for R134a in one-component foam applications

Environmental Impact

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