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14. September 2016

Chemours to Unveil New Lower GWP Refrigerants at Chillventa 2016
New Offerings Provide Optimal Balance of Properties for New Equipment Designs

Geneva/Switzerland, September, 2016 – The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE: CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, plans to showcase its expanding portfolio of low global warming potential (GWP) refrigerant solutions at the 2016 Chillventa International Exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany (hall 7, stand 7-224).

Highlights will include a brand-new line of lower GWP refrigerants, the Opteon™ XL Series, which can be used to further reduce CO2-equivalents in new equipment designs while maintaining or increasing performance. Furthermore, the company will present recent adoptions of its Opteon™ XP Series, launched at Chillventa 2014, for new equipment and retrofit of existing refrigeration systems. Chemours will also give an outlook on new low GWP alternatives for high-temperature heat pumps and organic rankine cycles (ORC).

At the Specialists Forums (, Chemours experts will present papers about new products and applications.

The Opteon™ portfolio of fluorochemicals from Chemours represents a breakthrough line of low GWP solutions. They were developed to help meet increasingly stringent global regulations while generally maintaining or improving performance compared to the products they replace. As the leading supplier of more environmentally sustainable refrigerants, Chemours has and continues to invest hundreds of millions of dollars to develop this portfolio of new products and additional capacity as the need for low GWP solutions grows throughout the world. 

About The Chemours Company
The Chemours Company (NYSE: CC) helps create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through the power of chemistry. Chemours is a global leader in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, providing its customers with solutions in a wide range of industries with market-defining products, application expertise and chemistry-based innovations. Chemours ingredients are found in plastics and coatings, refrigeration and air conditioning, mining and oil refining operations and general industrial manufacturing. Our flagship products include prominent brands such as Teflon™, Ti-Pure™, Krytox™, Viton™, Opteon™ and Nafion™. Chemours has approximately 8,000 employees across 35 manufacturing sites serving more than 5,000 customers in North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Europe. Chemours is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is listed on the NYSE under the symbol CC. For more information, please visit or follow Chemours on Twitter at @chemours.

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