Understanding the Increase in R22 Prices

R22 refrigerant being used in a Jackson, MS home.

R22, also known as “freon,” is a common type of refrigerant. Many homes still have HVAC systems that utilize R22 refrigerant—and this may include you. However, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) made the production of R22 illegal in the United States as of January 1st, 2020.