Chemours launches US refrigerants with lower impact on global warming

By Kasia Patel
Published: Wednesday, 26 August 2015

As part of its plan to overcome waning demand in the TiO2 market, Chemours is ramping up production of its Opteon products, which it says have low effects on global warming and will help the industry adhere to stricter regulatory standards.

Titanium dioxide (TiO2) and fluorochemicals producer The Chemours Co. has launched two new refrigerants with low global warming potential (GWP) in the US.

The Opteon refrigerants are the first in a portfolio of low GWP stationary refrigerants Chemours plans to launch in the US over the next few years.


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