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30.04.2019

2018 SCIENTIFIC ASSESSMENT OF OZONE DEPLETION UPDATE ON GWPs AND ATMOSPHERIC LIFETIMES FOR HFCS AND HFOS

The F-Gas Regulation 517/2014 references GWPs based on the Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) adopted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, unless other...

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29.04.2019

ILLEGAL TRADE ROUND-UP

Raising awareness of illegal trade and how individuals and can work to deal with the issue is an important step to reducing the illegal trade, but industry need...

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28.04.2019

CHILLERS INCREASINGLY USE LOWER GWP FLUOROCARBON REFRIGERANTS

A range of HFC refrigerants are used for chillers, as these span a wide range of cooling duties, and use scroll screw and centrifugal compressors. Increasingly...

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PRESS RELEASES

16.04.2019

Press release – EFCTC response to EIA report on the illegal import of HFCs into the European Union

The European FluoroCarbons Technical Committee welcomes the report by the Environmental Investigation Agency on the illegal import of HFCs into the European Uni...

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09.04.2019

EPEE AGM discusses the potential of Heating & Cooling in the EU’s pathway to decarbonisation

Brussels, 3 April 2019:The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the European Partnership for Energy and the environment (EPEE) had again a very busy agenda....

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28.03.2019

European Fluorocarbon Producers Sponsor Illegal Trade Action Line

In response to rapid emergence of illegal traffic of Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs- or refrigerants) across the European Union, the European trade association of flu...

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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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