The opportunities and challenges of R152a. Part 1.

written by Pavel Makhnatch (under supervision of Rahmatollah Khodabandeh and Björn Palm)

Published Nov 12, 2016

In a way, R152a is the “unlucky” refrigerant that is often overlooked in favor to other refrigerants. It was considered as potential refrigerant during the transition from ozone depleting refrigerants in the 1990ties, and it was again considered as a replacement to R134a in mobile air conditioning systems a decade ago. Both times another refrigerant has been prioritized over the R152a. Why it happened and what makes R152a so special to renew the interest to it from time to time?

This article is only available in Swedish here: Möjligheter och utmaningar för R152a. Del 1

Belongs to: Department of Energy Technology
Last changed: Nov 12, 2016