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Air Conditioning

Everything you need to know about the Freon Phase Out

There has been much talk about the R-22/Freon Phase Out, so we assembled a list of valuable information you can share with family and friends. What is R-22? The EPA is phasing out Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) refrigerants because they are damaging the ozone layer which is protecting us from harmful sun radiation. They currently focus on refrigerants like HCFC-22 (R-22/Freon) and HCFC-142b. R-22 is often used in air conditioning equipment which is why certain AC users are impacted. When and where …