Industrial sector significantly further mind commercial refrigeration in making switch to low-GWP
AREA has said that the coming steep quota reduction in HFC refrigerants should move forward as planned
The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) has defended the pace of efforts by the UK cooling industry to move to lower GWP refrigerants during an investigation by parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee into HFC use.
Environmental Audit Committee will look at current effectiveness of F-Gas reduction efforts in the UK and consult on post-Brexit laws
The European Commission has closed an antitrust investigation over cooperation between Honeywell and DuPont to produce the refrigerant R1234yf for use in vehicles.
Wholesaler claims to be only wholesaler with national coverage of HFO alternative to R404A
The price of R404A is set to continue rising and availability will reduce further as refrigerant manufacturers manage the rapidly decreasing quota for HFCs.
Refrigerant manufacturer says transition to lower-GWP important
Users of R404A and other high-GWP refrigerant need to urgently step up plans for conversion to lower GWP options or face severe price rises and the prospect of shortages.
Refrigerant manufacturer says decision will help accelerate transition to lower-GWP gases