R-134a Refrigerant, substitute od R-12, is a long term environmental friendly, Non Ozone depleting, Energy efficient, Non Toxic, Nonflammable Refrigerant widely used in Automobile Air conditioning, Residential, Commercial and industrial Air conditioning and also used in Medium Temperature Refrigeration, Commercial Refrigeration, Food processing , Storage Refrigeration, Industrial Refrigeration, Transport Refrigeration and also used in High Temperature heat pumps. R134a is mainly developed to substitute CFC’s and HCFC’s which is having Zero ODP (Ozone Depleting Potential) and relatively less GWP.
Precautions to be taken in handling: Use with sufficient ventilation to keep employee exposure below recommended limits. Handling (Physical Aspects) HFC-134a should not be mixed with air for leak testing or used for any other purpose above atmospheric pressure. Contact with chlorine or other strong oxidizing agents should also be avoided.