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R404a

R404A is a HFC blend, used as a replacement for R502 and R22 in low and medium temperature refrigeration applications.

Product Information

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  • R404A is a HFC blend, used as a replacement for R502 and R22 in low and medium temperature refrigeration applications.
  • Although it is a popular refrigerant, R404A is under great scrutiny due to its high Global Warming Potential (GWP). This has led to an increased focus on lower GWP alternatives such as R407F and R407A, along with newer alternatives such as R448A and R449A.

Applications

Commercial Refrigeration

Industrial Refrigeration

Transport Refrigeration

Other*


*Cold storage cells, ice and vending machines

Product Features and Benefits

  • Substitute for R502, with comparable physical and thermodynamic properties
  • Near azeotropic refrigerant blend containing R125, R143a and R134a 
  • Refrigerant must be charged from the liquid phase to ensure accurate composition
  • A‑Gas 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

The information contained within this website is for guidance only, for further system specific advice please call A‑Gas directly.

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