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New Freon Requirements for Refrigerators

February 4, 2019 Published by Leave your thoughts

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) passes and enforces regulations that are designed to protect the environment and promote economic sustainability, and the regulations from this agency often change over time. In 2016, the EPA released revisions to the Clean Air Act regarding air conditioning and refrigeration units and systems. Understanding these regulations is essential if you own or operate refrigeration units. Basics of Clean Air Act Section 608 The Clean Air Act was passed by the EPA in an attempt to reduce ozone depletion and mitigate the harmful effects of pollution from refrigerants. The revised provisions in Section 608... View Article