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1 kg of R-22 =

1810 kg of co2  or 9000 km,
i.e. pollution from a round trip between Montreal and Vancouver



Refrigeration gas recovery 


As part of our environmental protection efforts, PureSphera offers a refrigerant gas recovery service.  If not handled properly, the CFCs/HCFCs/Freon in refrigerators and air conditioners destroy the ozone layer and increase global warming.

Read this article from CETAF (in French).

For more information on the environmental impact of halocarbons, visit this page.

R-22 qualifies for carbon finance market

Value of gases may vary, based on CFC concentrations and oils, contaminants, and residual water content.


The eligible gases are CFC-11, CFC-12, CFC-13, CFC-113, CFC-114, CFC-115, HCFC-22, and composites such as R-502, R-500, etc.


What are the advantages?

  • Reduce, cancel, or save on disposal costs 

  • Contribute to reducing impacts on the ozone layer and global warming

  • Simple, direct process

  • Waybill and shipping management 

  • Certificate of destruction and attestation of environmental compliance

  • Empty cylinder processing

For more information or to register 

Vincent Marcotte
Environmental and Gas Management Director



You’re welcome to check out this case study, which shows both the process and benefits of our programs for clients.

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