Opteon™ News

July 17, 2018
The Chemours Company Invests in Low GWP Chiller Technology in Louisville, KY.
June 25, 2018
Chemours petitions the US Supreme Court Concerning SNAP 20 Rule to Regulate HFCs
May 30, 2018
Chemours Expands Access to Market-leading Opteon™ XP40 in European Union in Support of F-Gas Phasedown
May 22, 2018
NHL Partners With The Chemours Company To Provide Sustainable Solutions To Community Rinks Across North America​
May 17, 2018
The Chemours Company's Barbara H. Minor Awarded Prestigious Perkin Medal
April 3, 2018
Chemours Announces Acquisition of ICOR International
January 22, 2018
Chemours to Showcase Award Winning Products and New Interactive Guide to Global Refrigerant Regulations & Solutions at the 2018 AHR Expo
December 14, 2017
Opteon™ XP10 Chosen to Cool 1,000 Star Cool Units from MCI
July 21, 2017
Opteon™ Low Global Warming Potential Refrigerants Receive New & Expanded Use Approvals by the U.S. EPA SNAP Office
March 2017
"The Future of Refrigerants" by Charles Allgood - 2017 HVAC Excellence
February 2, 2017
Chemours Breaks Ground on New U.S. Production Facility for Opteon™ Refrigerants
October 17, 2016
Chemours Congratulates the Parties to the Montreal Protocol for HFC Amendment Agreement
September 27, 2016
Ahold Completes Retrofit of Over 175 Supermarkets to Opteon™ XP40
September 22, 2016
Chemours Expects Opteon™ Portfolio to Reduce Greenhouse Gas by 325 Tons by 2025
September 16, 2016
Opteon™ XP40 Named as Finalist for 2016 AHR Expo Innovation Award
July 12, 2016
Latest Research from Chemours Shows Bright Future for Opteon™ Refrigerants
June 16, 2016
Chemours Receives U.S. EPA SNAP Listing for Opteon™ XP30
June 15, 2016
Trane Announces Significant Centrifigual Chiller Line Expansion and Services for the United States and Canada
May 2, 2016
Chemours Announces Major Investments in New U.S. HFO-1234yf Plant
March 1, 2016
Opteon™ XL55 Receives Preliminary ASHRAE Classification of R-452B
February 19, 2016
Opteon™ XP40 Wins 2016 ACR News ‘Environmental Project of the Year’ Award
January 25, 2016
Opteon™ XP40 (R-449A) and Opteon™ XP44 (R-452A) Approved by Tecumseh as Acceptable Alternatives to R-404A
January 25, 2016
Opteon™ Refrigerants Increasingly Selected by Leading Global OEMs
January 20, 2016
Johnson Controls Advances Environmental Sustainability with Chiller Platforms Compatible with Low GWP Opteon™ Refrigerants
December 7, 2015
Adoption of Opteon™ Low GWP Refrigerants is Accelerating
Opteon™ XP40 Expected to be Used in More Than 1,000 Supermarkets by End of 2016
November 17, 2015
Chemours Breaks Ground for World’s First Full-Scale Production of HFO-1336mzz
Full-Scale Production of New Formacel™ Foam Expansion Agents and Opteon™ Refrigerants Expected to Begin in 2017
November 13, 2015
Chemours Praises Critical Decision to Address Climate Change
October 1, 2015
Chemours Presents New HFO Refrigerant Solutions at the 2015 FMI Energy and Store Development Conference
September 2, 2015
Chemours Unveils New Opteon™ XL55 Refrigerant, a Low GWP Replacement for R-410A in AC Systems
August 31, 2015
Winthrop-Sears Medal Awarded to Dr. Mario Nappa of Chemours
August 25, 2015
Chemours Announces the U.S. Commercialization of New Low Global Warming Potential Opteon™ Refrigerants
August 16-20, 2015
Chemours to participate in The 24th IIR International Congress of Refrigeration
July 2015
Thermo King Offers Opteon™ XP44 (R-452A) in North America to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Transport Refrigeration
July 2015
Thermo King sells 500 Opteon™ XP44 (R-452A) Units in First 3 Months of European Launch
June 2015
Trane low GWP chiller now available with Opteon™ XP10 (R-513A)
June 2015
Tecumseh backs Opteon™ XP44 (R-452A) as R-404A alternative
April 2015
Carrier Transicold announces they will offer R-452A (Opteon™ XP44) as a lower GWP option to R-404A.
March 2015
Emerson Climate Technologies Approves R-449A (Opteon™ XP40) for Use in Their Scroll and Semi-hermetic Compressors.
January 2015
Ingersoll Rand's Trane Division, as part of their Climate Commitment, offers Opteon™ XP10 (R-513A) option to R-134a in their new Sintesis™ line of new air-cooled screw chillers. The announcement was made at the AHR Expo 2015 in Chicago, IL.
October 2014
Major Italian supermarket converts to Opteon™ XP40 for medium-temperature refrigeration rack. Opteon™ XP40 has a 65 percent lower Global Warming Potential (GWP) and improved energy efficiency compared to previous refrigerant R-404A.
September 2014
Thermo King adopts Opteon™ XP44 (R-452A) for its transport refrigeration in both new systems and for retrofit replacing R-404A.
August 2014
Chillventa 2014: New low GWP refrigerants, working fluids, and foam expansion agents - energy-efficient and lower environmental impact technologies for the future