Category list : F-gas
Stories with this category.
F-Gas: addressing the regulationsSubscription
Industry body ACRIB outlines what service engineers need to do next to meet the terms of the F-Gas regulations
UN Group advises against an HFC phase-outSubscription
A climate working group of the United Nations Environment Programme has concluded that it will be impractical to pursue a complete phase-out of HFCs at the present time.
Firms holding virgin HCFC cylinders after the December 31 phase-out deadline are set to face increasingly heavy charges as the industry starts to clamp down on illegal use of the gas.
Waitrose has raised the bar on stopping leaks with a public commitment to halve leakage throughout its sites and a radical programme of proactive measures
F-Gas Support has issued its most strongly worded advice yet to companies operating R22 and other HCFC systems, telling them ‘doing nothing is not a sustainable option’ in the wake of the phase out at the end of the year.
Refrigerant plant to closeSubscription
Ineos Fluor is to close its R22 manufacturing operation in Runcorn at some point between November and the end of the year
Refcom spells out benefits over rivalsSubscription
We have industry’s best interests at heart and have its full backing and support, chief executive tells trade
Swedes put forward HFC tax proposalsSubscription
Tax at 21 per cent of the level that exists in the EU; companies paid a premium for handing in HFCs for destruction
What to do with those bottles of old 22? Our esteemed blogger has a few suggestions
World’s largest certification body set to rival Refcom and Quidos