CARE 45 (R1270 propylene, also known as propene) is a high-purity, single component substance.
It is ideal for use in many industrial and commercial refrigeration and air conditioning applications.
It can be used in place of R22 and offers high performance without any of the issues associated with temperature glide.
For use in commercial air-conditioning and large refrigeration systems where R22 has traditionally been used.
This gas is available in a variety of cylinder sizes and drums. Our most popular sizes are shown in the table below.
|Product code||Cylinder contents||Valve outlet (1)|
|149300-3KG||3 kg||1 ¼” ACME|
|149300-12KG||12 kg||1 ¼” ACME|
|149300-46KG||46 kg||1 ¼” ACME|
(1) CARE valve adapters required - part 849351A
The European standard EN378 states that anyone working on refrigerating systems with flammable refrigerants should be trained to achieve competence in safety aspects of flammable refrigerant handling.
This will include the following requirements:
Other standard refrigerant handling courses and qualifications do not cover the required areas in sufficient detail.