Opteon XP40 (R-449A) – THE MOST SUITABLE REPLACEMENT OF THE REFRIGERANTS R-404A AND R-507
„VIOIV“ Ltd. is a company with activities dedicated not only to implement the best technical solutions in the refrigeration, but also to take care for protection of the environment. Following the requirements of EU-REGULATIONS № 517/2014 for the F-gases, in March 2017 „VIOIV“ Ltd., together with the producer of the refrigerants Chemours International Operations Sarl. and the biggest producer of refrigeration compressors in Europe BITZER GmbH., organized in Sofia a seminar, dedicated to the new refrigerants with low global warming potential. For one year period after the seminar, serious changes in the used refrigerants in Bulgaria took place. Many Bulgarian companies orientated to use Opteon XP40 (R-449A) as a replacement of R-404A и R-507 in new refrigeration systems, as well as to retrofit of existing installations.
The experience, which our customers share, is positive concerning the performance of the refrigeration systems with the new refrigerant.
For the time being, the use of R-449A has also serious economical advantages (The prices of R-404A и R-507 are increasing significantly).
Analyzing the one year results of using R-449A in Bulgaria, we recommend with conviction Opteon XP40 (R-449A) as the MOST SUITABLE REPLACEMENT OF THE REFRIGERANTS R-404A И R-507.
„VIOIV“ Ltd. guarantees the availability of this product in its warehouses.
We also present you a short information about the offered product. The information has been prepared by Chemours.
In case you are interested, we can provide you with a detail instruction for retrofit of refrigeration systems from R-404A and R-507 to R-449A.