Fire Extinguishing Agent R23
Fire Extinguishing Agent R23
Fire Extinguishing Agent
R23 refrigerant 

R23 is an HFC retrofit refrigerant for R-13 and R-503 in very low temperature applications [below -40°F to -100°F (-40°C to -73°C)] such as medical freezers and environmental chambers. It can be used in new systems as well as to retrofit existing systems. It is also used as extinguishing agent.

R-13 and R-503
Very Low Temperature [below -40°F to -100°F (-40°C to -73°C)]:
medical freezers
environmental chambers

It is also used as extinguishing agent. 


Physical properties:

Component Chemical name Molecular formula Weight%
HFC-23 Trifluoromethane    CHF3 100
Molecular weight    70
Boiling point    -82 ℃
Critical temperature    25.9℃
Critical pressure    4836kPa
Odor    Slight ethereal
Form    Liquefied gas
Color    Clear, colorless
Heat of vaporization at boiling point    243KJ/kg
Vapor Pressure at 25 ℃    4728kPa
Vapor Density at 25 ℃ (Air = 1)    2.4
Liquid Density at 25 ℃    0.526g/cm3
Ozone Depletion Potential(ODP)    0
Global Warming Potential(GWP) 100yr    12000
ASHARE Safety Group Classification    A1/A1
Flammability at 1 atm. and 18 ℃    Non-flammable

Lubricant Recommendation: 



Refillable cylinder 7kg/cylinder, 30kg/cylinder , 350kg/cylinder


For any other information, please send email to cindy.hu@guomao-cool.com.

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