BELGIUM: The leading association of European SMEs is organising a meeting at the European Parliament on the F-gas regulations and the critical impacts it is having on businesses.
GERMANY: GEA is exploring a possible sale of its GEA Bock refrigeration compressor business.
POLAND: A crackdown on the illegal trade in HFC refrigerants by Polish customs netted over 107 tonnes of non-compliant refrigerant in 2018.
UK: Companies involved in the refrigerants market has written to the European Commission claiming that illegal HFC imports are undermining the F-gas phase down and putting the regulation at risk.
UK: Pub and hotel operator Marston’s has extended its refrigeration supply contract with King’s-Lynn-based Foster Refrigerator until 2024.
UK: LG has launched single split versions of its Artcool Gallery air conditioning units in the UK.
JAPAN: A refrigeration system using Honeywell’s lower GWP HFC refrigerant R448A has been adopted by Japan’s largest supermarket brand to replace an R22 system.