BOC freezes out HCFCs
- Terry `the terrific' tech. // Refrigeration Service & Contracting;Jul95, Vol. 63 Issue 7, p57
Presents a question and answer advisory on the retrofitting or replacement of industrial refrigeration equipment that use chlorofluorocarbons (CFC). Overall process to take that produces the best payback; Age and condition of current equipment; Information sources.
- Are you ready for November 14, 1994? Jazwin, Richard // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;11/7/94, Vol. 193 Issue 10, p14
Offers guidelines on handling used refrigeration oil. Separation from other used oils; Proper storage and labeling; Regulations on oil handling.
- Contractors jump the gun on EPA self-certification. Mahoney, Thomas A. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;3/22/93, Vol. 188 Issue 12, p1
Focuses on the early registration of refrigerant recovery-recycling (R-R) units by contractors at the Environmental Protection Agency. Official schedule for registration; Reaction of Dallas regional EPA official Phyllis Putter; Includes insights into the rule; Mandatory technician...
- Does Wall Street know something you don't? Raffio, Ralph // Restaurant Business;4/10/95, Vol. 94 Issue 6, p6
Reports on the need for manufacturers to comply with international regulations requiring the phaseout of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) in refrigeration equipment. Development of technologies to replace CFC-dependent refrigeration; Economic impact of the Montreal Protocol; Energy efficiency...
- Planning makes refrigerant conversions less painful. Smithart, Eugene // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;4/26/93, Vol. 188 Issue 17, p8
Provides insights on planning for refrigerant conversions toward a chlorofluorocarbons-free transition in the air conditioning industry. Need for the hvac industry to work together to effectively manage the transition; Four stages of planning among owners of chillers; Suggestions; Bracketing...
- German technicians under government orders to end use of CFCs. Powell, Peter // Refrigeration Service & Contracting;Feb97, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p55
Reports on government pressure for refrigeration plants in Germany to discontinue the use of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) as a refrigerant. Deadline for conversion to CFC-free refrigerants; Exception to the ruling; Recommendation of use of R-134a and R-22 as substitute refrigerants; Germany's...
- Refrigerant conversions intensify. // National Petroleum News;Jul93, Vol. 85 Issue 8, p7
Reports on retail operators converting to environmentally acceptable refrigerants. Phasing out of ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons (CFC); Safer hydrofluorocarbons (HFC); DuPont Chemical Co.'s list of steps in refrigeration conversion.
- Train to gain. Corr, Stuart // ACR News: Air Conditioning & Refrigeration News;Jul2015, p6
The article discusses the aspects for air conditioning and refrigeration industry to consider to ensure compliance with the fluorinated greenhouse gas regulations in Great Britain, including the right knowledge on refrigerant leak control, flammability and the changes in safety standards.
- EPA Hopes Launch of GreenChill Will Draw New Retailers. Garry, Michael // SN: Supermarket News;11/19/2007, Vol. 55 Issue 47, p64
The article reports on the GreenChill Advanced Refrigeration Partnership that will be launched by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on November 27, 2007, as it hopes to build on a growing relationship with the food retail industry aimed at curbing the effect of commercial...