Low GWP Alternatives

R449A (XP40)

Summary

R449A (OpteonĀ® XP40) is a HFO blend, used as a replacement for R404A and R507 in low and medium temperature refrigeration applications. R449A (OpteonĀ® XP40) is suitable for new installations as well as retrofits of existing equipment. Its low Global Warming Potential (GWP) of 1397 offers improved energy efficiency and environmental properties.

Applications

  • Industrial Refrigeration
    Industrial Refrigeration
  • Commercial Refrigeration
    Commercial Refrigeration

Packaging information

  • 11kg
  • 12kg
  • 24kg
  • 54kg
  • 815kg
  • Subject to Availability
  • 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 returnedĀ 
  • For more information please contact AFK on +49 (0) 4185 7001-0 or via the Contact Us for

Product Features & Benefits

  • Substitute for R404A and R507
  • Zeotropic refrigerant blend containing R32, R125, R1234yf and R134a
  • Refrigerant must be charged from the liquid phase to ensure accurate composition
  • AFK refrigerant cylinders have dual port valves, making liquid offtake easier
  • Non-flammable with a safety classification of A1
  • Compressors must be charged with polyolester oils, contact the compressor manufacturer for more information
  • Low GWP of 1397, 64% reduction over R404A
  • Performance closely matches that of R404A

A-Gas Rapid Recovery Food Processing Retrofit Case Study

Environmental Impact

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