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R290 (Propane)

R290 (Propane) is refrigerant grade propane, used as an alternative to R22 and R502 in low, medium, and high temperature refrigeration and air conditioning applications. R290 (Propane) is a Hydrocarbon and although highly flammable it is an efficient refrigerant that has a low Global Warming Potential (GWP). 

Packaging Information

0.43

kg

5

kg

25

kg

185

kg

  • Available from A‑Gas wholesale partners. Find a Supplier
  • A‑Gas product cylinders are fitted with a Residual Pressure Device (RPD) to ensure used refrigerant, or any other substance cannot be reintroduced into a cylinder
  • R290 (Propane) is fitted with a left-handed DIN 477-1 valve; an adaptor may be required
  • Store cylinders in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area, out of direct sunlight
  • A‑Gas operates a returnable cylinder fleet, empty cylinders are to be returned to an A‑Gas wholesale partner
  • For alternative or larger package sizes please contact A-Gas on 0215518790 or via the Contact Us form

Applications

Industrial Refrigeration

Commercial Refrigeration and AC

Industrial Air Conditioning

Domestic Air Conditioning

Product Features and Benefits

  • Refrigerant can be charged from either the liquid or vapour phase
  • A‑Gas refrigerant cylinders have dual port valves, making liquid offtake easier
  • Flammable and non-toxic with a safety classification of A3
  • Compressors can be charged with a variety of oils, contact the compressor manufacturer for more information
  • Low GWP of 3
  • Excellent thermodynamic properties leading to high energy efficiency
  • Low charges allow for smaller heat exchanges and piping dimensions
  • Due to its flammable nature R290 (Propane) requires different charging and recovery procedures