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APPLIANCE INSULATION

Leading the Way Worldwide

We are the leader in rigid foam blowing agent technology for refrigerator and freezer, and other appliance manufacturers worldwide. We provide non-ozone-depleting, nonflammable liquid blowing agents that help residential and commercial appliance OEMs meet increasing energy-efficiency and performance requirements. 

Solstice® LBA offers an ultra-low global warming potential (GWP) of one, and is an alternative to HCFCs, HFCs, and hydrocarbons (cyclopentane). 

 

Customer Success Story

Solstice® LBA - Increased Thermal Performance with Lower Environmental Impact in Commercial Appliances | case study

Read about commercial refrigeration equipment and water heater OEM achieving significant gains in thermal performance.

 

Enovate® 245fa, an HFC blowing agent, provides outstanding insulating characteristics, long-term performance, and excellent compatibility with plastic liners.

Contact us to learn more about our foam blowing agents for appliance insulation.

 

Solstice® Liquid Blowing Agent

Solstice® LBA has a global warming potential (GWP) of 1, which is 99.9% lower...

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Enovate® 245fa

The standard in HFC technology for polyurethane foam applications worldwide.

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Better Energy Efficiency with Ultra-Low GWP Performance

• Up to 10-12% better energy efficiency than hydrocarbon; 2% better than HFC-245fa
• Better energy efficiency performance at low temperatures


 

Other benefits

• k-factor performance 4-5% better than HFC-245fa
• k-factor performance 12-15% better than cyclopentane
• Low toxicity
• Energy efficiency that exceeds U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Star requirements
• VOC-exempt (U.S. EPA)

A Proven Foam Blowing Agent Solution

Enovate 245fa (HFC-245fa) is a replacement for HCFC-141b and other fluorocarbon and non-fluorocarbon foam blowing agents. The U.S. EPA has given SNAP approval for the use of Enovate as a replacement in all foam applications.

Some other benefits:

  • Non-ozone-depleting
  • 8-10% better k-factor than cyclopentane formulations
  • Nonflammable (ASTM E-681, EU A11)
  • Excellent cold temperature insulation performance
  • Outstanding long-term insulation performance
  • Compatible with commonly used plastic liners
  • VOC-exempt (U.S. EPA)
  • Low toxicity
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