Refrigerant report. 12th edition.

Author(s) : BITZER

Type of monograph: Booklet


This 12th edition of the report supersedes all previous issues. It deals with possibilities for a short- and medium-term change to environmentally benign refrigerants in medium and large commercial refrigeration and air-conditioning plants. Extract from the table of contents: perspectives in refrigerant development (overview of alternative refrigerants); HCFC refrigerants (R22 as a substitute for R12 and R502; chlorine free HFC refrigerants (R134a as a substitute for R12 and R22; R152a, an alternative to R134a?; R125, R143a and R32 as substances for refrigerant blends); refrigerant blends; halogen-free refrigerants (ammonia as substitute for R22; R723 as an alternative to ammonia; propane as substitute for R502 and R22; propylene as an alternative to propane; CO2 as an alternative refrigerant and secondary fluid); special applications; refrigerant properties; application ranges: lubricants.


  • Original title: Refrigerant report. 12th edition.
  • Record ID : 2004-1488
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: HFCs alternatives
  • Publication: Bitzer kühlmaschinenbau - Germany/Germany
  • Publication date: 2003/09
  • Source: Source: n. 12; 36 p. (21 x 29.7); fig.; tabl.