All posts by "Alec Johnson"

This will be a short post but I had it bouncing around in my head for a few days and I wanted to share it with my audience. One of ...

Let me preface this article by saying that this information is as of today, December 14th, 2017. This information may change in the future as it usually does but the ...

Let me preface this article by saying that this information is as of today, December 14th, 2017. This information may change in the future as it usually does but the ...

Let me preface this article by saying that this information is as of today, December 14th, 2017. This information may change in the future as it usually does but the ...

While all of the other car manufacturers around the world are scurrying towards the latest and newest fad of HFO refrigerants Daimler is stepping away from the pack and creating ...

Some of you may have already come to this realization but it dawned on me the other day when researching for an article. When the year 2020 hits the importing ...

Opteon and Solstice refrigerants are brand names of a new line of refrigerants known as Hydrofluoroolefins. These refrigerants are very similar to their sister classification known as Hydroflurocarbons. Much like ...

It’s that time of year again folks. The Christmas trees are out and I’ve got all of my shopping done but what am I thinking about while the ground is ...

So did everyone pay a fair price on R-404A this spring and summer? Hah… I thought so. If you are like me and the rest of the world then I ...

R-410A. It’s the refrigerant that everyone loves and adores, right? Well, maybe not this year. Upon researching for this article I saw so many articles, posts, and gripes about the ...

There’s a soft place in my heart for R-134a refrigerant. Yes, I realize how strange that sounds but this is THE refrigerant that started it all for me. This was ...

If you haven’t heard of 1234yf yet then I can assure you that you will soon. Especially if you have a newer car that’s out of warranty. You’ll really hear ...
Donald Trump's Affect on the Refrigerant Industry

Those of you who follow my posts will know how I feel about the EPA’s SNAP Rule 20. The Rule 20 is the EPA’s planned phase out of HFC refrigerants ...

It was announced today, December 5th, that the refrigerant company known as Airgas Refrigerants will be renamed to ASPEN Refrigerants. A few months ago Hudson Technologies announced that they had ...

Even today R-22 refrigerant is still one of the most demanded and used refrigerant on the market. Sure, over the years the HFC R-410A has slowly been eroding R-22’s market ...

This is a question that gets asked a lot all over the country especially in the summer months. Air conditioners breaking is a fact of life. Nothing last forever and ...

First and foremost let me state right now that the word ‘Freon’ is not a generic name for all refrigerants on the market today. In fact Freon refers to a ...

Well ladies and gentlemen. It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving has passed and now we’re a few days into December. I’ve got most of my gifts purchased already and ...

Well ladies and gentlemen. It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving has passed and now we’re a few days into December. I’ve got most of my gifts purchased already and ...

Well ladies and gentlemen. It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving has passed and now we’re a few days into December. I’ve got most of my gifts purchased already and ...