Refrigerant

2019.01.09

Kigali Amendment Goes Into Effect Without US Support

By Alec Johnson Jan 07, 2019 Just over two years ago there was a final meeting on what is known today as the ‘Kigali Amendment.’ This amendment added to the existing Montreal Protocol. A...

2019.01.09

Honeywell partners with Mexichem to distribute R448A

January 8, 2019 Honeywell has entered into an agreement with Mexichem to distribute Solstice N40 (R448A) in the EU, following rising demand for the product due to F-Gas regulations and greater energy...

2019.01.08

Refrigerant Pricing Alert – January 2019

By Alec Johnson Jan 04, 2019 The New Year has only just begun and already we are seeing refrigerant price changes coming to the market. Earlier today one of my contacts within the refrigerant indust...

2019.01.05

EU within F-gas phase-down limit for 2017

Jan 04, 2019 The EU’s F-gas phase-down remained on track in 2017, according to the latest annual update published by the European Environment Agency (EEA).   The EU-wide placing on the m...

2019.01.04

Global HFC Phasedown Begins

January 3, 2019 NAIROBI, Kenya — The world has taken an important step on the road to drastically reduce the production and consumption of powerful greenhouse gasses known as HFCs and limit glo...

2019.01.03

Does My Dealership Need 1234YF Refrigerant?

By Alec Johnson Jan 01, 2019 A few days back I was speaking to an acquaintance of mine. It was a relaxed setting with a few beers and good food. Sometime during the conversation the topic of refrige...

2019.01.01

R-12 Freon Refrigerant Fact & Info Sheet

By Alec Johnson Dec 31, 2018 As most of you know we here at RefrigerantHQ are taking the time to put together what’s known as our fact and information sheets on each specific refrigerant that ...

2019.01.01

Carrier Selects North American Replacement for R-410A

December 30, 2018 WILLIMINGTON, Del. — The Chemours Co. announced that R-454B, its next generation refrigerant sold as Opteon™ XL41, has been selected by Carrier Corp., after extensive te...

2018.12.30

Fluorocarbons Charged in Systems or Recovered in 2017

Based on the ‘the Act on Rational Use and Proper Management of Fluorocarbons (the revised Fluorocarbons Law),’ class-1 fluorocarbon charge/recovery operators are obliged every year to repo...

2018.12.27

European Associations Concerned about Illegal Refrigerants

European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE), representing the refrigeration, air conditioning, and heat pump industry in Europe, and three leading associations in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC&R) sector– European Fluorocarbons Technical Committee (EFCTC), Air conditioning and Refrigeration European Association (AREA), and Association de...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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