Honeywell to increase production of HFO-based products in US
Published: Friday, 19 September 2014
By setting a plan to increase production of low global warming potential (GWP) fluorochemicals, the US-based chemical manufacturer aims to comply with new regulations on HFCs and follows in the wake of other producers developing HFO-based products which could promote a rebound in fluorspar demand.
Global chemical manufacturer
Honeywell announced this week that it will increase
production of low global warming potential (GWP) products,
including new hydrofluoroolefins (
The products will replace high-GWP
hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) in refrigerants and other
markets, including insulation materials, aerosols and
Honey said it will reduce its annual production...