An R-123 Refrigerant Replacement for Low-Pressure Centrifugal Chillers
Opteon™ XP30 (R-514A) refrigerant is a non-ozone depleting, low global warming potential (GWP) hydrofluoroolefin (HFO) based replacement for R-123. It is suitable for new and retrofit systems, offering an optimal balance of properties, including high energy efficiency and environmental sustainability.
Opteon™ XP30 (R-514A) refrigerant is nonflammable, classified as B1 by ASHRAE. It is designed for use in low-pressure centrifugal chillers in industrial and commercial applications.
Features and Benefits
Using Opteon™ XP30 as a replacement for R-123 offers a number of benefits, including:
- Low GWP: 97% reduction compared to R-123
- Excellent capacity and energy efficiency match to R-123
- Stable, nonflammable azeotropic refrigerant with zero glide