Refrigerant report. 15th edition.

Kältemittel-Report. 15. Auflage./ Refrigerant report. 15th edition.

Author(s) : BITZER

Type of monograph: Guide/Handbook, Booklet


This 15th edition of the report provides a comprehensive guide to the current range of refrigerants available as well as environmental impacts, global warming, TEWI and lubricants with chapters on: HFC refrigerants (including newly developed low GWP refrigerants); blends and substitutes for HCFCs; and halogen-free refrigerants (alternatives). Extract from the table of contents: general aspects on refrigerant developments; overview of alternative refrigerants; environmental aspects; HCFC refrigerants (R22 as transitional refrigerant); chlorine free HFC refrigerants (R134a as a substitute for R12 and R22; lubricants for HFCs; alternatives to R134a; R152a: an alternative to R134a?; low GWP refrigerant HFO-1234yf; refrigerant blends (service blends as substitutes for R502 and R12; chlorine free R502 and R22 alternatives; R404A, R507A, R407A and R407B as substitutes for R502 and R22; R422A as substitute for R502 and R22; chlorine free R22 alternatives; R407C, R 410A, R417A, R422D and R427A as substitutes for R22); halogen-free refrigerants (ammonia as alternative refrigerant; 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. The report can be downloaded from:


  • Original title: Kältemittel-Report. 15. Auflage./ Refrigerant report. 15th edition.
  • Record ID : 2009-2551
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: Environment, General information, HFCs alternatives
  • Publication: Bitzer kühlmaschinenbau - Germany/Germany
  • Publication date: 2008/08