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NEWS

22.07.2019

EPEE, AREA, ASERCOM and EFCTC have developed a leaflet for installers highlighting the risks illegal trade of refrigerants entails

As part of a broader communications campaign, four leading associations in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) sector – EPEE,...

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08.07.2019

2018 : HFCs CONTRIBUTE 1.03% TO ATMOSPHERIC GREENHOUSE GASES

The US NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) has released its 2018 update of the AGGI (Annual Greenhouse Gas Index), which follows the evolutio...

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07.07.2019

EU 2019 GREENHOUSE GAS INVENTORY REPORT DETAILS HFC EMISSIONS

The EU publishes annually its official inventory submission under the UNFCCC. Reported emissions of HFCs declined in 2017 compared to 2016 by 2.5%. Between 201...

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PRESS RELEASES

01.07.2019

EFCTC Whistle-Blowing Line on Illegal HFCs Nears 100 Reports

The EFCTC "Action Line" has already received nearly 100 reports of possible illegal trade in HFCs since its opening three months ago. As part of its efforts to...

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26.06.2019

EFCTC CEOs write to Automobile CEOs to request their assistance in the fight against Illegal HFC Trade

In response to rapid emergence of illegal traffic of Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs- or refrigerants) across the EU, and in order to assist the EU and Member States,...

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26.06.2019

The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) presents an analysis of Hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) trade data and information from industry and Member States relating to the illegal trade in HFCs

EFCTC is pleased to welcome an update of the initial report by the Environmental Investigation Agency that was presented by Fionnuala Walravens (EIA campaigner)...

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POSITION PAPERS

26.06.2018

EPEE URGES THE COUNCIL PRESIDENCY TO RATIFY THE KIGALI AMENDMENT AS A MATTER OF PRIORITY

Brussels, 20 June 2018: The European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE), representing the refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat pump industry...

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01.03.2018

EFCTC POSITION ON THE EVALUATION OF THE EU ODS REGULATION (1005/2009)

The evaluation process of the ODS Regulation provides an opportunity to streamline the regulation to reflect the successes that have been achieved through the i...

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16.11.2017

EFCTC joins the Parties to celebrate 30 years of the Montreal Protocol

Thirty years ago governments met in Montreal and reached agreement on the Montreal Protocol, the world’s most successful environmental treaty. At that time, t...

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