BULGARIA/PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Over 1000 cylinders of ozone-depleting HCFC refrigerant R22 have been seized in the the past few days.
UK: The UK Environment Agency is said to be expanding its workforce to enable a better response to illegal sales of refrigerants and other F-gas compliance issues.
UK: Refrigeration controls manufacturer RDM is removing all default internet access passwords from its products, giving each panel a unique password.
UK: Companies trading in HFC refrigerants or importing products that contain HFCs need to register in order to continue trading in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
UK: Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, refrigeration component distributor APJ is holding a special presentation day in Portsmouth next month.
JAPAN: Daikin is to introduce an air conditioning unit in Japan to provide “cool spots” for outdoor event venues and restaurants, bar and cafe terraces.
UK: Daikin has overseen the completion of the first UK applications of its EWAT-B air-cooled scroll chillers running on lower GWP refrigerant R32.