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The Arkema group is one of the world’s leading producers of fluorochemicals. Its Forane® range of products includes refrigerants, blowing agents for foams, solvents and propellants for aerosols.

The Forane® refrigerant fluids are used in different air conditioning and refrigeration applications such as:

  • Automotive air conditioning
  • Commercial and residential air conditioning
  • Industrial and commercial refrigeration
  • Food processing
  • Transport refrigeration
  • Appliances


Forane® foams, solvents and aerosols are used in a wide range of applications:

  • blowing agents for the production of insulation boards and sandwich panels,
  • solvents for precision cleaning, 
  • propellants for aerosols.


The Arkema group is the world's largest supplier of fluorinated blowing agents for the rigid foam market.

The very complete range of Forane® fluorochemicals includes:

  • Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs)
  • Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs)
  • Hydrochlorocarbons (HCCs)


With production facilities on three continents (Europe, America, and Asia), Forane® manufacturing provides a worldwide commercial network dedicated to its customers.


  • 4 production sites: Europe (France and Spain), North America and Asia (China)
  • 2 R&D centers: Europe (France) and North America

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