CFCs, HCFCs, HFOs etc

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CFCs, HCFCs, HFOs etc

Postby poprivet » Sat Jun 06, 2015 1:51 pm

Link to BBC article

Don't be put off by the deoderant headline, continue reading, there is some interesting information about air conditioning refrigerants, old, present and future and their effects on the environment especially CFC-12, the original gas in XJSs and HFC-134a as currently used.
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Re: CFCs, HCFCs, HFOs etc

Postby BigCatXJS » Sun Jun 07, 2015 8:42 am

Crikey! Did not realise that there was a replacement for 134a. My air-con remains a muesum piece even after converting to 134a.
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