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Chlorodifluoromethane

US Air Force Academy

Chlorodifluoromethane (Freon 22) is a refrigerant, solvent and aerosol propellant banned in 2000 under the Montreal Protocol because of its ozone-depleting properties. Freons can cause heart, nervous system and liver damage.

 

4

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011N/A00N/A
2012N/A00N/A
2013ND30ND
2014ND10ND
2015N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Result
2013-05-13ND
2013-08-06ND
2013-11-04ND
2014-02-03ND