Refrigerant gas phaseouts bring indigestion

Refrigerant gas phaseouts bring indigestion

In July, the EPA issued a new Notice of Public Rule that will seek to delist some refrigerants commonly used in supermarkets, condensing units and commercial refrigeration equipment.

The proposed EPA rule is part of the Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) and works in conjunction with President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to reduce the use of hydrofluorocarbons (HFC) with high global warming potential (GWP). If passed, the rule would ban R-404A, R-507A and R-134a in specifi

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