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09.07.2018

Study on TFA in rivers in Germany – unrelated to the breakdown of HFOs

A recent scientific paper by Scheurer and colleagues describes a comprehensive study on the quantities of trifluoroacetate found in major rivers across Germany...

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28.06.2018

EFCTC COMMENT ON THE UNEXPECTED INCREASE IN GLOBAL EMISSIONS OF OZONE-DEPLETING CFC-11

The Montreal Protocol has successfully phased out the legal production of CFCs worldwide. EFCTC shares the widespread concern that the emissions of CFC-11 repor...

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28.06.2018

EFCTC COMMENT ON CONTAINMENT LOWER GWP REFRIGERANTS AND ENERGY CONSUMPTION

The F-Gas Regulation and the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol are contributing to the introduction of lower GWP refrigerants, including HFCs, HFC/HFO-b...

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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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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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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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POSITION PAPERS

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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11.07.2017

Dichloromethane emissions and HFC 32 production

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18.10.2016

European HFC Producers welcome the agreement on an amendment under the Montreal Protocol in Kigali to control HFCs

The European Fluorocarbons Technical Committee (EFCTC) welcomes the agreement by the Parties to the Montreal Protocol to reach an amendment to the Montreal Prot...

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