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15 05, 2017

R-22 to RS-45 Conversion Case Study- INEOS’ Alvin TX.

May 15th, 2017|Refrigerant|

An Environmentally Friendly Retrofit for Two 8,000 lb. Flooded Chillers We are proud to announce that the collaborative efforts between Ineos' Alvin, TX plant, ComStar International, Advanced Refrigeration Technologies, and Star Service have successfully completed another successful R-22 to RS-45 environmentally friendly retrofit. CASE STUDY-Ineos 8000 # Chillers (4)

27 03, 2017

RS-52 (R-428A) Zero ODP Drop-in Replacement

March 27th, 2017|Refrigerant|

RS-52 (R-428A) Zero ODP Drop-in Replacement for R22 at low temperatures, R502, & interim ozone depleting blends. RS-52 is a non ozone depleting near azeotropic refrigerant blend which can replace R22, R502 and the interim ozone depleting. blends including R402A, R403B, R408A & R411B without the need to change the existing lubricant or make [...]

27 03, 2017

RS-50 (R442A) Low GWP & High Efficiency Drop-In Replacement for R404A & R507

March 27th, 2017|Refrigerant|

Extensive independent tests conducted on 6 refrigerants, including RS-50 (R442A), under identical conditions show that RS-50 has the highest energy e ciency & cooling capacity at lower temperatures. The other refrigerants tested were R404A, R507, R407F, R22 & R407 A & were carried out by the University of Catalonia in Barcelona, Spain under strictly [...]

24 03, 2017

RS-45 (R-434A) R22 Replacement At All Temperatures

March 24th, 2017|Refrigerant|

Why should you replace R22 with RS45 in flooded chiller systems? RS45 is the only TRUE "drop-in" replacement for R22 in Flooded Systems. RS45 provides LOW glide and performance qualities equal to R22. RS45 BLENDS in seamlessly with existing R22 remaining in the system. RS45 operates with ALL types of oil, INCLUDING mineral oil. [...]

23 03, 2017

RS-44B (R-453A) New Low GWP Drop-in Replacement for R-22

March 23rd, 2017|Refrigerant|

The NEXT Generation to replace R22! RS-44b is the closest match to R22 on the market! Maintains A/C & Refrigeration to -20 F Evap Temp. Operates at the Lowest GWP of 1664 TAR. True Drop-In Replacement for R22 No Oil Changes. No System Changes Required Made in the USA. To learn more, please select one [...]

12 08, 2016

Flooded Chiller Conversion from R22 to RS-45 (R434A)

August 12th, 2016|Refrigerant|

SPECIFICATIONS OF R22 FLOODED SYSTEM TO BE CONVERTED 3 carrier 5H80 compresses driven by 75HP motors in direct drive, tandem configuration. System utilizes independent discharge oil separators. System shares common discharge and suction with check valves on the discharge line. Oil system utilizes a typical oil skimmer line configuration, skimmed off of the evaporator at 60% desired liquid [...]

12 06, 2016

Benefits of RS-45 (R434A) Over Other Alternatives

June 12th, 2016|Refrigerant|

SPEED  |  PERFORMANCE  |  LOW INVESTMENT  |  SUSTAINABLE As the working pressures of RS-45 (R434A) are lower than 24 bar, there was no need to change the safety valves and other parts rated to 24 bar (348 psi) which would have been necessary with a conversion to R404A, R507, R422A or R428A [...]