Reclaimed Refrigerant (RECL)


Program Scope

This program applies to all reclaimed fluorocarbon refrigerants covered under the scope of AHRI Standard 700. Reclaimed refrigerant is defined as refrigerant that has been reprocessed to at least the purity specified in AHRI Standard 700. Purity can be verified using the analytical methodology prescribed.

Certified Ratings

  • Water (ppm by weight)
  • Chloride (pass/fail)
  • Acidity (ppm by weight)
  • High Boiling Residue (% by volume)
  • Particulates/Solids (pass/fail)
  • Non Condensables (% by volume)
  • Volatile Impurities Including Other Refrigerants (% weight)

The rules and procedures for obtaining and maintaining certification are detailed in the Resources section above. The specific Standard listed above details the technical requirements for rating and publishing your product performance, the AHRI General Operations Manual (OM) details the program operational rules that are generic to all of AHRI’s certification programs and lastly, the Product-specific Operations Manual provides the operational rules that are specific to this program along with the required documents and fees. Please ensure that you are familiar with the latest rules and procedures for this program.