Arkema Inc. upgrades Forane® refrigerant mobile P/T app for iPhone® and Android® devices

- Press release
The upgraded Forane® Refrigerant Pressure and Temperature Calculator App is designed to help HVACR technicians save time and energy in the field, updated with a new user interface and design, among other improvements.

The Forane® refrigerant P/T app is an essential aid for on-the-go refrigeration and AC professionals working in the field.  The Forane® P/T app enables users to input pressure or temperature readings easily, receiving all corresponding values immediately.  The P/T app also provides quick calculation for subcooling and superheat values as well as helpful descriptions and chemical properties of available Forane®-brand and generic refrigerants.


The latest app is updated for iOS8 (iPhone®) and Kit Kat (Android®), with additional Portuguese, Spanish, and Italian languages to support users in Europe and South America. Users can easily toggle between languages directly from the in-app menu.  The app now features cross-unit calculations between English and metric units for sea level, high altitude, degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius, as well as barg and psig.


“Arkema’s Forane® P/T app provides contractors and professionals with a simple and effective tool to quickly and easily access refrigerant information, pressure and temperature data, as well as a superheat and subcooling calculator,” said Kris Crosby, technical supply and solutions engineer for Arkema's Fluorochemicals business in North America. “The Forane® P/T app utilizes a clean, intuitive user interface that is simple to navigate, and data that is presented in an immediately recognizable format,” he noted.


Arkema is a leading manufacturer of HCFC and HFC Forane®-brand refrigerants and is an innovator of sustainable, next generation, low-GWP refrigerant products. Forane® refrigerants are commonly used in a variety of cooling and freezing applications, such as air conditioning, appliances, automotive, construction, food processing, industrial refrigeration, and supermarkets.


Download the Forane® Pressure/Temperature mobile app from the iTunes® store and Google Play™ or visit www.forane.com for more information.



About Arkema

A global chemical company and France’s leading chemicals producer, Arkema is building the future of the chemical industry every day. Deploying a responsible, innovation-based approach, we produce state-of-the-art specialty chemicals that provide customers with practical solutions to such challenges as climate change, access to drinking water, the future of energy, fossil fuel preservation and the need for lighter materials. With operations in more than 40 countries, some 14,000 employees and 10 research centers, Arkema should generate annual revenue of approximately $8.1 billion, and holds leadership positions in all its markets with a portfolio of internationally recognized brands.


Forane® is a registered trademark of Arkema Inc.

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Android® is a registered trademark and Google Play™ is a trademark of Google Inc.


US Senior communications manager
Ashley Arentz
Sales Analyst | Fluorochemicals