R600a (Iso-Butane)

Summary

R600a (Iso-Butane) is refrigerant grade Iso-Butane used as a replacement for R12 and R134a in a variety of high temperature refrigeration applications. R600a (Iso-Butane) is a hydrocarbon that is becoming increasingly popular due to its low Global Warming Potential (GWP).

Applications

  • Domestic Refrigeration
    Domestic Refrigeration
  • Commercial Refrigeration
    Commercial Refrigeration

Packaging information

  • 420 g (excluding adaptor)
  • 5 kg
  • 10 kg
  • 22 kg
  • Available from A-Gas wholesale Partners. Use the ‘Find a supplier’ box to the right for further details
  • A-Gas product cylinders are fitted with a Residual Pressure Device (RPD) to ensure used refrigerant or any other substance cannot be reintroduced into a cylinder
  • Store cylinders in a cool, dry, well ventilated area, out of direct sunlight
  • R600a (Iso-Butane) is fitted with a left handed DIN 477-1 valve
  • A-Gas operates a returnable cylinder fleet, empty cylinders are to be returned to an A-Gas wholesale partner
  • The 420g can is a non-returnable cylinder and does not need to be returned to an A-Gas Wholesale partner. Dispose of non-returnable cylinders in an environmentally friendly way
  • R600a (Iso-Butane) can adaptors are available if required
  • For alternative or larger package sizes please contact A-Gas on 01275376600 or via the Contact Us form

Product Features & Benefits

  • Refrigerant can be charged from either the liquid and vapour phase
  • A-Gas refrigerant cylinders have dual port valves, making liquid offtake easier
  • Flammable and non-toxic with a safety classification of A3
  • Compressors can be charged with a variety of oils, contact the compressor manufacturer for more information
  • Low GWP of 3
  • Excellent thermodynamic properties resulting in high energy efficiency
  • Not for use as a retrofit replacement and requires a specific R600a compressor
  • Due to its flammable nature R600a (Iso-Butane) requires different charging and recovery procedures

Environmental Impact

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