New publications: Ammonia as a Refrigerant

The new version of the IIR's guide Ammonia as a Refrigerant has just been published! It was prepared by Dr A.B. Pearson, member of IIR Commission E1. The overarching aim is to enhance decision-makers', designers', fitters' and end-users' knowledge of the potential uses of ammonia as a refrigerant, in this way promoting demand for plant and equipment designs that utilize the economic benefits of ammonia while safeguarding operating personnel, refrigerated products and the environment. Main topics : thermophysical properties of ammonia - exposure to ammonia, safety precautions - design of ammonia installations - ammonia applications - future prospects - standards and regulations- bibliography. Order the English version (39 €):