Arkema increases price of its Forane® refrigerant gas

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Arkema Fluorochemicals announces a price increase of its HFC Forane® range – respectively 10% on the Forane® 134a product and 15% on the Forane® blends - in EMEA zone for packaged and bulk grades.

This price increase will be effective from 1st January 2016 or as contracts allow.


Arkema’s Fluorochemicals business unit produces and markets a range of fluorinated gases under the Forane® brand in the following markets worldwide:

  • Refrigerant fluids for refrigeration and air-conditioning;
  • Blowing agents for polymer foams, specifically polyurethane and polystyrene;
  • Feedstock for the production of fluoropolymers;
  • Degreasing, cleaning and drying solvents;
  • Aerosol sprays.



Marco Bertani
Forane Commercial Director - Europe