Most of the world’s largest companies do not report their greenhouse gas emissions fully or correctly and do not have the data independently verified, a study by an environmental research body showed on Wednesday.
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There are a number of companies promoting 100% hydrocarbon based refrigerants to replace R-22 as direct drop ins for HVAC and commercial refrigeration. Do they work? Yes. Are they legal? No: not for replacing R-22 in existing HVAC and commercial refrigeration systems! They are highly flammable and can be dangerous.
R-22, the predominant supermarket refrigerant that is targeted for elimination by the government by 2020, still accounts for 39.7% of the refrigerants (by weight) used by eight food retailers across 2,445 stores, according to a new SN survey…
The California Air Resources Board’s Refrigerant Management Program (RMP) requires all facilities with large refrigeration systems, those with 2,000 pounds of refrigerant or more, register and submit an Annual Report each year by March 1.
A recent technical conference in Bangkok, Thailand, has provided some of the most up-to-date information on a way to deal with unwanted ozone depleting and greenhouse gases.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a No Action Assurance Letter to the manufacturers and importers of R-22, now allowing production and importation of the refrigerant. This letter is valid until December 31, 2013 or until the R-22 Allocation rule is finalized by the EPA, whichever comes first.