Refrigerant Management Program (RMP)
Refrigerants Regulated

Refrigerants regulated under the Refrigerant Management Program include any refrigerant that is an ozone depleting substance (ODS) as defined in Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulation, Part 82, or any compound with a global warming potential (GWP) value equal to or greater than 150. The table below summarizes common high-GWP refrigerants regulated under the Refrigerant Management Program (highlighted in yellow) as well as alternative substitute refrigerants that are not regulated under the Refrigerant Management Program. The table only provides common refrigerants; it does not list all possible refrigerants that are regulated under the Refrigerant Management Program or all possible alternatives to these refrigerants

Note that GWPs listed here need to be updated to AR 4.

Any refrigerant not listed MUST be checked elsewhere to see if it has GWP 150 or above. 

Refrigerant Name Trade or Common Name CAS Name Required to Report? Global Warming Potential (100 yr)
R-717 Ammonia Ammonia no 0
R-744 CO2 Carbon dioxide no 1
R-290 Propane Propane no 4
R-600a Isobutane Isobutane no 5
R-170 Ethane Ethane no 6
R-601 Pentane Pentane no 11
R-161 HFC-161 Fluoroethane no 12
R-123 HCFC-123 2,2-Dichloro-1,1,1-trifluoroethane yes 77
R-225ca HCFC-225ca 3,3-Dichloro-1,1,1,2,2- pentafluoropropane yes 122
R-152a HFC-152a 1,1-Difluoroethane no 124
R-225cb HCFC-225cb 1,3-Dichloro-1,1,2,2,3- pentafluoropropane yes 595
R-124 HCFC-124 2-Chloro-1,1,1,2-tetrafluoroethane yes 609
R-32 HFC-32 Difluoromethane yes 675
R-141b HCFC-141b 1,1-Dichloro-1-fluoroethane yes 725
R-365mfc HFC-365mfc 1,1,1,3,3-Pentafluorobutane yes 794
R-245fa HFC-245fa 1,1,1,3,3-Pentafluoropropane yes 1030
R-416A   R-134a/R-124/R-600 (59/39.5/1.5) yes 1084.33
R-401A MP39 R-22/R-152a/R-124 (53/13/34) yes 1182.48
R-401B MP66 R-22/R-152a/R-124 (61/11/28) yes 1288.26
R-414B Hot Shot (50/39/1.5/9.5) yes 1362.035
R-449 Opteon XP40 R-32/R-125/R-1234yf/R-134a (24.3/24.7/25.3/25.7) yes 1397
R-134a HFC-134a 1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane yes 1430
R-414A GHX4 R-22/R-124/R-600a/R-142b (51/28.5/4.0/16.5) yes 1478.015
R-409A FX-56 R-22/R-124/R-142b (60/25/15) yes 1584.75
R-4310mee HFC-43-10mee, HFC-4310mee, R-43-10mee decafluoropentane yes 1640
R-407C   R-32/R-125/R-134a (23/25/52) yes 1774
R-437A MO49 Plus R-32/R-125/R-600a/R-601 (78.5/19.5/1.4/0.6) yes 1805.186
R-22 HCFC-22, Freon Chlorodifluoromethane yes 1810
R-407F   R-134a/R-125/R-32 (40/30/30) yes 1824.5
R-406A   R-22/R-600a/R-142b (55/04/41) yes 1942.8
R-413A MO49 R-218/R-134a/R-600a (9/88/3) yes 2053.25
R-410A Puron, AZ-20 R-32/R-125 (50/50) yes 2088
R-407A KLEA 60 R-32/R-125/R-134a (20/40/40) yes 2107
R-427A   R-32/R-125/R-143a/R-134a (15/25/10/50) yes 2138.25
R-438A MO99 R-125/R-134a/R-32/R-600a (45/44.2/8.5/2.3) yes 2264.55
R-423A 39TC R-134a/R-227ea (52.5/47.5) yes 2280.25
R-142b HCFC-142b 1-Chloro-1,1-difluoroethane yes 2310
R-417A MO59, NU22 R-125/R-134a/R-600 (46.6/50.0/3.4) yes 2346.17
R-402B HP-81 R-125/R-290/R-22 (38/2/60) yes 2416.08
R-424A RS-44 R-125/R-134a/R-600a/R-600/R-601a (50.5/47/.9/1/.6) yes 2440
R-422B NU-22B R-125/R-134a/R-600a (55/42/3) yes 2525.75
R-421A   R-125/R-134a (58/42) yes 2630.6
R-422D MO29 R-125/R-134a/R-600a (65.1/31.5/3.4) yes 2729.12
R-402A HP-80 R-125/R-290/R-22 (60/2/38) yes 2787.88
R-407B   R-32/R-125/R-134a (10/70/20) yes 2803.5
R-422C One Shot R-125/R-134a/R-600a (82/15/3) yes 3084.65
R-422A   R-125/R-134a/R-600a (85.1/11.5/3.4) yes 3143.12
R-227ea HFC-227ea 1,1,1,2,3,3,3-Heptafluoropropane yes 3220
R-408A FX-10 R-125/R-143a/R-22 (7/46/47) yes 3431.9
R-125 HFC-125 Pentafluoroethane yes 3500
Isceon MO89   R-125/R-218/R-290 (86/9/5) yes 3804.9
R-404A HP-62 R-125/R-143a/R-134a (44/52/4) yes 3900
R-507 AZ-50 R-125/R-143a (50/50) yes 3985
R-403B   R-290/R-22/R-218 (5/56/39) yes 4457.5
R-143a HFC-143a 1,1,1-Trifluoroethane yes 4470
R-502   R-22/R-115 (48.8/51.2) yes 4656.72
R-11 CFC-11 Trichlorofluoromethane yes 4750
R-113 CFC-113 1,1,2-Trichlorotrifluoroethane yes 6130
EP-88     yes 6427.375
R-13b1 Halon 1301 Bromotrifluoromethane yes 7140
R-115 CFC-115 Chloropentafluoroethane yes 7370
R-14 PFC-14, CF4 Tetrafluoromethane yes 7390
R-500   R-12/R-152a (73.8/26.2) yes 8077
R-218 PFC-218 Octafluoropropane yes 8830
R-236fa HFC-236fa 1,1,1,3,3,3-Hexafluoropropane yes 9810
R-114 CFC-114 1,2-Dichlorotetrafluoroethane yes 10000
R-12 CFC-12 Dichlorodifluoromethane yes 10900
R-116 PFC-116 Hexafluoroethane yes 12200
R-508B   R-23/R-116 (46/54) yes 13396
R-13 CFC-13 Chlorotrifluoromethane yes 14400
R-503   R-23/R-13 (40.1/59.9) yes 14560
R-23 HFC-23 Trifluoromethane yes 14800

If your refrigerant is not on this list, please call our helpline at 916-324-2517 for assistance.

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