Tag : F-Gas
Several appliance manufacturers such as CIAT and Mitsubishi Electric have further expanded their R32 range of split systems as part of ongoing efforts to fully phase out R410A equipment.
A-Gas has said that the retrofitting of R404A systems is a key priority for achieving targets for the phasedown of R404A use in a push for more sustainable cooling practices.
A new survey of members of the European contractors’ association AREA has revealed that a majority of respondents are aware of the illegal trade of refrigerant that infringes regulations intended to curb use of higher GWP products.
Europe should strive to increase global awareness and influence of its efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions through the F-Gas regulation, the European contractors’ association AREA has said.
An independent oversight body that would police and scrutinise UK government performance on key environmental commitments should be established to address the potential impacts of Brexit, parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee has argued.
Challenges posed by changes to product labelling that will impact refrigerants, as well as upheaval facing the cooling sector due to climate change, will be among key topics at the upcoming BESA National Conference.
Making use of preventative maintenance for compressor technologies will be a vital part of Bitzer UK’s future training programmes, particularly in regard to challenges posed by EU F-Gas regulation.
The British Refrigeration Association (BRA) has published its second major report on the challenges facing the UK cooling sector to shift to lower GWP refrigerants in order to meet EU F-Gas regulations.
Emerson urges action as half of SME retailers surveyed say they haven’t yet started work on transition
Chemours has signed an agreement with Arkema to distribute XP40 (R449A) refrigerant in the EU with an eye to meet demand for lower GWP products.