Supplier A-Gas is urging customers to start returning their R22 cylinders to avoid shortages of cylinders next year.
The industry should be prepared for a crackdown on virgin R22, once it becomes illegal to use after December 31, speakers at the RAC09 show warned.
Any company handling refrigerants has only until July 4 to sign up with Refcom register, in order to comply with the F-Gas regulations. Refcom was recently approved by the government as the mandatory register of competent companies.
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Engineers can receive F-Gas safe handling of refrigerants training and assessments