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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.

Geographic availability
  • Worldwide

Chemical name : 1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane

Common name : R-134a


  • 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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