Quidos tackles Defra on F-GasSubscription
The F-Gas certification body Quidos has called for Defra to assume a “heavy hand” rather than a “light touch” to tackle the high rates of compliance failure it has encountered.
Refcom, the F-Gas certification body, claims a recent audit has revealed a 100 per cent compliance rate for randomly selected businesses on the register.
Coalition of environmental lobbyists call on EU to take ‘ambitious action’
A report commissioned by green lobbyists Environmental Investigation Agency says naturals could be used in ‘most new cooling equipment’ by 2020
F-Gas: still no prosecutionsSubscription
Defra has conceded that there have been no F-Gas prosecutions despite claims by registration bodies and training companies that significant numbers are working illegally.
Training company Develop Training has claimed that there are still thousands of gas engineers still not trained to the required F-Gas standards.
The European Comission says Italy and Malta could face legal sanctions over F-Gas Regulation
From the 1st April 2012 the F-Gas Support service will be undertaking several changes
The decree that ensures Italy is compliant to the European Regulation 842 /2006 on fluorinated greenhouse gases - F-Gas - has been approved
Training company voices F-Gas training backlog fears, with many working illegally