Carbon Dioxide Refrigerant Monitoring

Carbon dioxide CO2 (R744) is a non-flammable, natural, low cost refrigerant with negligible direct global-warming impact and ozone-depletion potential compared to traditional hydrofluorocarbons (HFC). CO2 refrigerant has become more widely used in many applications, for example, in 

  • food and industrial processing
  • cold storages
  • food retail and transfer 
  • sports facilities, such as ice rinks
  • car and residential air conditioning

To ensure safety of people in CO2  refrigerated facilities, CO2 levels must be monitored in places where potential refrigerant leaks can occur. 

Read our application note about this topic.

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