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Thursday 8th December 2022

🔥 HFC (R32) A2L class

Manufacturers EXTRA measures due to flammability! (mentioned in Installation, Service & User manuals only)

NOT at the point of SALE, ADVERT or WEB! as required by the Advertising Standards Authority ASA- CAP Code or Marketing & Advertising Law or their Code of Ethics

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Warnings NOT mentioned on Sales Materials, Adverts or Web

i) Are they contravening ASA (Advertising Standards Authority) CAP code by not stating on sales material, adverts or web that it is flammable?
II) Is it a Cartel? The contents are similar to all manufacturers under the Daikin R32 patent? .
III) Do they meet CCPI (Code for Construction Product Information) 11 clauses?

VI) Do they comply by their own Code of Ethics

extra measures due to flammability during  Installation (1), Service (2) and end-user manuals (3) NOT mentioned in Sales Materials, Adverts or Web

1 - A2L Extra Installation Recommendations

2 - A2L Extra Service Manuals

3- Extra End User's awareness when buying A2L 🔥 flammable R32 

  • A2L 🔥R32 is odourless, you cannot identify a leak.
  • Manuals mix A2L class 🔥 flammable R32 & A1 class non-flammable R410A without clear labelling on the indoor units for users to identify and follow.

4 - Extra materials and measures when using A2L Flammable to meet 1, 2, 3 above

Ventilation, Alarms, Pipe protection, Electrical installation
Engineers' extra certification (C&G 6817-21)

5 - How other countries handle flammability

Do manufacturers abide & respect

Did you know?

It is against the law to work with F gas (refrigerants) if you do not have the correct qualifications. You could receive a civil penalty for breaking the law. 

Supply Chain duties (Link between manufacturers and End Users)

A2L 🔥 flammable R32 Solution to avoid risks and be compliant with regulations (local and international)

Consequences when using flammable refrigerants


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Grenfell Tower Disaster

A2L Flammable R32

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H&S 2016  No.1107 

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