Murco refrigerant leak detectors receive UL approval

Posted On 27 Aug 2013
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Murco’s range of refrigerant leak detection products are UL 61010-1 approved, meeting the industry standard to provide adequate protection for end users against fire and shock. The full range of Murco products (MGD, MGS, IAM and ST-IAM) have passed the UL 61010-1 approval for electrical measurement and test equipment. Murco’s gas leak detectors alert personnel of potentially hazardous conditions through a range of products which can detect almost any gas including every refrigerant gas such as Ammonia (NH3), Carbon Dioxide (C02/R744), R134a, R404a, R407a, R410a, R507a, R11, R12, R22, R600a, R290 and many more. General Manager Derek Ryan stated, ‘At Murco safety is our primary concern. UL 61010 is a European recognised safety certification which reinforces Murco and Bacharach’s product credibility to end-users across our full range of products.’ Murco supplies detectors targeting all applications in the refrigerant and air conditioning industry. From large supermarkets to cold rooms or small plant rooms, all detectors are compliant with F-Gas Regulation, EH40, EN378, Ashrae 15, Ashrae 147, UL and CE.

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