R717 (Ammonia)

Summary

R717 (Ammonia) is refrigerant grade Ammonia (NH3) used in low and medium temperature refrigeration. It is a colourless, pungent, highly toxic gas but is a very efficient refrigerant with zero Global Warming Potential (GWP).

Applications

  • Industrial Refrigeration
    Industrial Refrigeration

Packaging information

  • 33 kg
  • 66 kg
  • Available from A-Gas wholesale partners. Use the ‘Find a supplier’ box to the right for further details
  • Store cylinders in a cool, dry, well ventilated area, out of direct sunlight
  • A-Gas operates a returnable cylinder fleet, empty cylinders are to be returned to an A-Gas wholesale partner
  • For alternative or larger package sizes please contact A-Gas on 01275376600 or via the Contact Us form
  • Ammonia cylinders must be kept upright to prevent a liquid leak in the valve

Product Features & Benefits

  • Refrigerant can be charged from either the liquid or vapour phase
  • Toxic, low-flammability with a safety classification of B2L
  • Compressors can be charged with a variety of oils, contact the compressor manufacturer for more information
  • Under pressure Ammonia is stored as a liquid
  • Moisture content of less than 200ppm

Environmental Impact

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