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F-Gas news

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Lack of information risks a full-blown refrigerant crisis, warn experts

Industrial sector significantly further mind commercial refrigeration in making switch to low-GWP

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European contractor body warns EC will not slow F-Gas phasedown despite EU supply fears

AREA has said that the coming steep quota reduction in HFC refrigerants should move forward as planned

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FETA defends pace of UK lower GWP refrigerant push

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.


Govt consults over whether F-Gas should be tougher: UPDATEVideo

Environmental Audit Committee will look at current effectiveness of F-Gas reduction efforts in the UK and consult on post-Brexit laws

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EC closes Honeywell and DuPont R1234yf antitrust investigation

The European Commission has closed an antitrust investigation over cooperation between Honeywell and DuPont to produce the refrigerant R1234yf for use in vehicles.


Warnings continue over R404A as demand squeeze intensifies

The price of R404A is set to continue rising and availability will reduce further as refrigerant manufacturers manage the rapidly decreasing quota for HFCs.