Safe Handling Practices when Dealing with Flammable Refrigerants

When dealing with the future use of HC and HFO it is important to know where they will be used.

They will be used in equipment and systems based on future industry standards being decided upon with the future reduction of HFCs

The big difference is the flammability of these and the risks that come with them

Flammable refrigerants can only be added to systems which have been designed or retrofitted for which align with all the standard and code requirements

Make sure before anyone works with flammable refrigerants they are properly trained and understand the safe handling instructions on handling them

Safety Data Sheets will include the most comprehensive safety information and instructions and should be viewed before working with flammable refrigerants. This will included for all substances being used and made sure that any staff working with these products understand the proper safety equipment required and proper handling instructions.