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By Plant Engineering Staff December 1, 2004

YORK successfully centrifugal chillers

Given the mandated phase-out of refrigerants with ozone-depletion potential (ODP), YORK will no longer offer new chillers using HCFC-123 refrigerant, effective November 15, 2004.

Why is YORK taking this action now?

HCFC-123, a low-ODP refrigerant, was developed for two temporary purposes
To be a retrofit for high-ODP, CFC-11 refrigerant in existing chillers

HCFC-123 refrigerant has performed its transitional role very well

However, the



YORK believes its line of HFC-134a chillers is

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