Products & applications of HCFCs

 

DesignationMain applications   
Most HCFCs are now banned in developped countries (Montreal Protocol) and EU Regulation. They are still allowed in developing countries.
HCFC-22 Only to be used as recycled or reclaimed refrigerant for servicing existing equipment until end 2014 General properties Occupational Health Toxicological Profile
HCFC-123 Refrigerant for large chillers General properties Occupational Health Toxicological Profile
Firefighting Agent General properties Occupational Health Toxicological Profile
HCFC-124 Refrigerant in special applications General properties Occupational Health Toxicological Profile
HCFC-141b Previously used in the EU. Blowing agent for polyurethane and phenolic foams General properties   Toxicological Profile
HCFC-142b Previously used in the EU. Blowing agent component for polyurethane foams (PUR) and for extruded polystyrene foams (XPS) General properties   Toxicological Profile