R1270 (Propylene)


R1270 (Propylene) is refrigerant grade propylene which can be used as an alternative to R22 in low and medium temperature refrigeration and air conditioning applications. R1270 (Propylene) is a Hydrocarbon and although highly flammable is an efficient refrigerant with low Global Warming Potential (GWP).


  • Industrial Refrigeration
    Industrial Refrigeration
  • Commercial Refrigeration
    Commercial Refrigeration
  • Commercial Air Conditioning
    Commercial Air Conditioning
  • Industrial Air Conditioning
    Industrial Air Conditioning

Packaging information

  • Contact A-Gas for pack sizes
  • Available from A-Gas wholesale partners. Use the "Find a supplier" box to the right for further details
  • A-Gas product cylinders are fitted with a Residual Pressure Device (RPD) to ensure used refrigerant or any other substance cannot be reintroduced into a cylinder
  • R1270 (Propylene) cylinder is fitted with a left handed DIN 477-1 valve; and adaptor will be required
  • Store cylinders in a cool, dry, well ventilated area, out of direct sunlight
  • A-Gas operates a returnable cylinder fleet, empty cylinders are to be returned to an A-Gas wholesale partner
  • For alternative or larger package sizes please contact A-Gas on 0215518790 or via the Contact Us form

Product Features & Benefits

  • Refrigerant can be charged from either the liquid or vapour phase
  • A-Gas refrigerant cylinders have dual port valves, making liquid offtake easier
  • Flammable and non-toxic with a safety classification of A3
  • Compressors can be charged with a variety of oils, contact the compressor manufacturer for more information
  • Low GWP of 2
  • Excellent thermodynamic properties leading to high energy efficiency
  • Lower charges allow for smaller exchangers and piping dimensions
  • Due to its flammable nature R1270 (Propylene) requires different charging and recovery procedures
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