Update on the regulation of refrigerants

April 8, 2020 BY Amanda Searle

By Patrick McInerney, Director, International Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Section, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

This informative and free to attend presentation will take a look at the government update on the regulation of refrigerants. The session will provide information on regulation of refrigerants, initiatives to improve energy performance of installed equipment and international developments including CFC11 emissions and energy efficiency.

Attendees will hear the latest news on the HFC phase down, restrictions on HCFC imports, restrictions on the use of HCFC and HFC refrigerants, and measures to encourage equipment owners to have their refrigerant and air conditioning equipment properly installed and regularly serviced and changes to the system as a result of disruptions due to COVID-19.