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South Africa targets HFC legislation 'within a year' a

13/08/2018 The South African government is putting in place legislation to regulate HFCs.   The South African government is putting in place legislation to regulate HFCs, heard participants in AT...


IIR Conference on HFOs - programme unveiled

Aug. 13, 2018 The Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) has just released the programme for the conference on the Application of HFO Refrigerants taking place in Birmingham from 2 to 5 September 2018. &n...


EPA ruling paves way for shift away from domestic HFC use

9 August, 2018 US body sets out revised standards for gas use in fridges and freezers to support move away from higher GWP products   The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a ruling on refrigerant standards for domestic cooling appliances that is intended to support industry in shifting away from a reliance on high GWP hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs).   A final rulemaking...


Iconic channel tunnel’s energy use plummets 33 % with new co

August 9, 2018 The Channel Tunnel, which connects the UK to France, has seen energy savings of 33 % after its first season of operating a new cooling system, according to the tunnel’s operator ...


​Mitsubishi Electric: High hopes for R32 hybrid

8/8/2018 ​Mitsubishi Electric expects the UK’s first R32 hybrid VRF system to be “a very big part of our future”.   Mark Grayston, Product Marketing Manager for air condition...


A-Gas: The perils of paperwork

8/8/2018 A-Gas Quality and Compliance Manager Francis Burraston explains how problems with compliance can be avoided by getting it right first time.   The Hazardous Waste Regulations have a si...


Get Set for More New Refrigerant Rules

Revised refrigerant management requirements took effect at the start of 2018, and more are coming next January. Are you up to speed? Aug 08, 2018 HVAC technicians are (or should be) very familiar ...


Arkema Invests in ACCA Refrigerant Training Programs

August 8, 2018 ARLINGTON, Va. — ACCA announced an investment into its flammable refrigerant training programs from global refrigerant manufacturer, Arkema Inc.   Arkema, an ACCA corporat...


Gold sponsors announced

6/8/2018 Clint and Mexichem will be gold sponsors for the first IIR Conference on the Application of HFO Refrigerants taking place from 2-5 September in Birmingham, organised by the Institute of Refr...


IOR releases free titles

6/8/2018 The Institute of Refrigeration has released five titles which are free to members, including the updated IOR Refrigerant Safety Code of Practice and three Service Engineer Good Practice Guid...


RectorSeal’s Acid-Away, the HVAC Industry’s First Acid Neutr

3 August 2018 RectorSeal®, Houston, the originator of Acid-Away® , the HVAC industry’s first acid neutralizer for refrigerant systems, now introduces Acid-Away® PRO the new, quick a...

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