GE VaporTran Replacement & Disposal
R22 (also known as Freon) is being phased out worldwide due to its harmful effects on the ozone layer.
As per the US Environmental Protection Agency, R22 will become illegal in the United States on January 1, 2020.
Because of this many VaporTran owners are deciding to replace their old freon-filled transformers with modern dry-type transformers.
There are two primary difficulties in these situations.
Maddox Industrial Transformer specializes in the removal, disposal, and replacement of freon-filled VaporTran transformers. The typical process is as follows.