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18.10.2018

EFCTC COMMENT ON IIR INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE APPLICATION OF HFO REFRIGERANTS

EFCTC members developed and now produce HFOs, and designed HFO/HFC blends having a range of properties making them suitable for various applications. The first...

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18.10.2018

HFO/HFC BLEND SELECTED FOR PORTABLE COLD STORES DUE TO TECHNICAL, ENVIRONMENTAL AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

R-454A, a HFO/HFC A2L refrigerant, with a GWP of 239, has been selected for European portable coldstores. Other refrigerants such as CO2, hydrocarbons or ammoni...

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18.10.2018

HFO POLYURETHANE FOAM SOLUTION DELIVERS IMPROVED THERMAL INSULATION AND WEIGHT REDUCTION

A new HFO polyurethane foam insulation solution for refrigerated cold-drink vending machines helps meet the more stringent Energy Star version 4.0 (USA energy c...

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PRESS RELEASES

02.07.2018

EFCTC URGES EUROPEAN GOVERNMENTS TO RATIFY THE KIGALI AMENDMENT TO THE MONTREAL PROTOCOL

The upcoming 40th meeting of the Open-ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol in Vienna, July 11th - 14th, 2018 will be an opportunity to co...

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20.02.2018

Leading EU associations call upon installers to stop using the high GWP refrigerants R-404A and R-507A

Brussels, 6 February 2018: Four leading associations in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) sector - EPEE, AREA, Asercom and EF...

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01.02.2016

EFCTC Highlights Importance of Timely F-Gas Verification

Potential large stockpiles of HFCs could jeopardise the EU's ability to reduce HFC greenhouse gas emissions if checks are not carried out as soon as possible....

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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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