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  1. 1,1-Difluoroethane

    1,1-Difluoroethane is an organofluorine compound with the chemical formula C2H4F2. This colorless gas is used as a refrigerant, where it is often listed as R-152a or HFC-152a. As an alternative to chlorofluorocarbons, it has an ozone depletion potential of zero, a lower global warming potential and a shorter atmospheric lifetime. It has recently been approved for use in automobile applications as an alternative to R-134a.

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