Product Analysis & Laboratory Services

Our AHRI compliment laboratories around the world ensure the ongoing supply of superior refrigerant products.

All tests are compliant with stringent quality procedures as specified in ISO 9001 and 14001 management systems.

All of our laboratory procedures are also compliant with AHRI 700 and our state-of-the art testing laboratory in Shanghai, China offers testing services for refrigerants, halon and fire protection agents internationally. The laboratory has been constructed and equipped under the strict guidelines of AHRI 700 testing requirements. This enables us to offer a wide variety of services to both local and international customers, including test and inspection customisation where requested.

Laboratory Tesing for Refrigerant and Halon Brochure

Tests Include:

  • Water content
  • Non-condensable gas
  • Purity and blend ratio
  • Acidity
  • Chloride
  • Particulates
  • High boiling residue
  • Unsaturates
  • Qualitative and semi-quantitative for volatile substances

Test standards include: AHRI 700, ASTM5632, ASTM6064, ISO7201 and others specified by customers

Pre-Shipment Testing

With most HFC products currently produced in China, importers need confidence in the quality of the products they are importing. A-Gas offers a pre-shipment testing service for refrigerants and HFC fire protection products shipped from China. This is for both bulk and packaged product and takes place when the merchandise is complete, packed and ready for shipment. 

The following aspects are inspected:

  1. Full quality analysis of product before shipment
  2. Leak detection using professional tools
  3. Unit weight of small package products
  4. Carton artwork, label, shrink seal, valve size and cylinder handle
  5. Others as specified by customers

Please contact us for further information.

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  • Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

    A Safety Data Sheet (SDS) is a document that contains information on the potential health effects of exposure to chemicals, or other potentially dangerous substances. It provides details on safe working procedures when handling products and key information to be considered for safe storage and transportation.