Briton Refrigerant R141B (1,1-Dichloro-1-fluoroethane)
1,1-Dichloro-1-fluoroethane is a haloalkane with the formula C2H3Cl2F. It is one of the three isomers of dichlorofluoroethane. It belongs to the hydrochlorofluorocarbon family (HCFC).
1,1-Dichloro-1-fluoroethane is mainly used as a refrigerant under the names R-141b or HCFC-141b.
It is a non-flammable, colourless liquid in atmospheric conditions. The compound is very volatile and its smell has been described as “usually ethereal”.
Physical Properties of Briton Refrigerant R141B (1,1-Dichloro-1-fluoroethane)
|The molecular weight||116.95|
|Boiling point (℃)||32.00|
|Freezing temperature (℃)||-|
|Critical pressure (KPa)||4250|
|Liquid density 30℃ (g/m3)||1221|
|Ozone depleting potential ODP||0.086|
|Global warming coefficient GWP||700.00|