R404a from 2020

The Beginning Of The End For R404a

From the beginning of next year, there’ll be a ban on new stationary refrigeration equipment using refrigerants with a GWP greater than 2500. This rules out R404A with its GWP of 3922. In addition, it will also be

Low GWP Alternative To R410a

Honeywell USA have announced details of a low GWP  non-flammable r410a alternative.

The new refrigerant, Solstice N41, now designated R466A, is not likely to become available until 2019.

Details to follow