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Forane® 134a blowing agent

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Product overview

Forane® 134a is a gaseous, non-ozone depleting blowing agent that can be used for foam applications, including residential refrigerator and freezer, panels for walk-in freezers, construction, and extruded polystyrene foam board insulation.

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Technical Data
Chemical name : 1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane
Common name : R-134a
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Apr 21 2015

Immediate price increase of 15% on the whole range of Forane® HFC grades in Europe

Arkema Fluorochemicals announces a new price increase in Europe of 15% for packaged and bulk grades ...

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  • Average molecular weight (g/mol): 102.0

  • Normal boiling point (°F) : -14.9

  • Normal boiling point (°C) : -26.1

  • Critical temperature (°F) : 213.9

  • Critical temperature (°C) : 101.1

  • ASHRAE safety group classification: A1

  • Ozone depletion potential (ODP): 0

  • Global warming potential (GWP) AR5: 1,300

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