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Big Blue CO<sub>2</sub> training lab a key piece in Parker’s f...

Big Blue CO2 training lab a key piece in Parker’s f...

4 August 2015
Parker’s world-class CO2 lab in Padua is designed to respond to the revised European F-Gas Regulations by offering manufacturers and end-users - particularly in commercial refrigeration - the opportunity to shor...
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Commercial and industrial end users support natural refri...

Commercial and industrial end users support natural refri...

4 August 2015
The July-August edition of Accelerate America looks at how leading organisations use carbon dioxide, hydrocarbons, ammonia and other climate-friendly natural refrigerants in refrigeration, air-conditioning, and heatin...
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ORNL has 13 finalists for R&D 100 Award

4 August 2015 | Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Thirteen technologies from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have been selected as finalists for R&D 100 Awards, the annual technology prizes given by R&D Magazine. ORNL is le...
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IMA Life standardises on Mayekawa's low-GWP alternative '...

4 August 2015 | Healthcare Packaging
IMA and MAYEKAWA announced that IMA Life, headquartered in Bologna, Italy, has standardised on the company’s refrigeration technology for integration into aseptic processing and freeze drying equipment for the p...
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GUIDE China: Role of R744 growing in China’s commer...

GUIDE China: Role of R744 growing in China’s commer...

3 August 2015
shecco’s recent GUIDE to Natural Refrigerants in China showed how the use of CO2 is beginning to grow through the efforts of international supermarkets such as Tesco, and Metro - who is looking to craft a HFC-fr...
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UNEP webinar shows how natural refrigerants are integral ...

UNEP webinar shows how natural refrigerants are integral ...

31 July 2015
In a webinar held on 30 July by UNEP promoting sustainable public procurement, the need for developing countries to leapfrog HFCs in the process of phasing-out HCFCs was outlined as well as the U.S. Environmental Prot...
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German automotive body VDA adopts new DIN MAC standards f...

German automotive body VDA adopts new DIN MAC standards f...

29 July 2015
For the first time the German Institute for Standardisation (DIN) has released standards relating to R744 components and MAC systems. Four of 20 standards are yet to be completed but the German Association of the Auto...
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Paris Montreal Protocol meeting makes slow progress on HFCs

Paris Montreal Protocol meeting makes slow progress on HFCs

29 July 2015
The Montreal Protocol meeting held on 20-24 July in Paris failed to bring a much-needed breath of fresh air into discussions on HFCs as Parties did not succeed in initiating a formal negotiations process on ways to ma...
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White House launches American Business Act on Climate Ple...

29 July 2015 | The White House
On July 27 the White House, Secretary of State John Kerry and senior White House officials hosted 13 of the largest companies from across America who are standing with the Obama Administration to launch the American B...
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Re-launch of The Natural Voice calls for increased recogn...

Re-launch of The Natural Voice calls for increased recogn...

27 July 2015
ATMOsphere Network Paris 2015, held on margins of a Montreal Protocol meeting, saw the re-launch of The Natural Voice amidst presentations showing that hydrocarbons and CO2 are gaining traction worldwide in lieu of HFCs.
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UPDATE: EPA announces final dates for delisting of HFCs

UPDATE: EPA announces final dates for delisting of HFCs

24 July 2015
Following the announcement from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on 2nd July outlining the final rule for the delisting of several high-GWP (global warming potential) refrigerants, R744.com and hydrocarb...
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Makro addresses F-gas tax with first Spanish store using ...

Makro addresses F-gas tax with first Spanish store using ...

24 July 2015
Finalised a few months ago, Barajas became the first of 37 Makro stores in Spain (Madrid) equipped with a refrigeration system using only CO2 as a refrigerant.
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Epta increases natural refrigerant offering with acquisit...

Epta increases natural refrigerant offering with acquisit...

23 July 2015
Italian manufacturer of natural refrigerant equipment and R744.com gold partner Epta has bolstered its Nordic presence with key acquisition of Danish CO2 specialist Knudsen Køling. 
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ATMOsphere Asia 2015 国際ワークショップ報告書...

23 July 2015 | shecco Media
東京に帰ってきた二年目のATMOsphere Asiaは、アジアの枠を越えて自然冷媒技術の採用を支援することを目的に、名高い新丸ビルコンファレンススクエアに160を越える参加者を集めた。『自然冷媒―アジアのためのソリューション』と銘打ったこのイベントで...
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ATMOsphere America 2015 Summary Report: Natural refrigera...

ATMOsphere America 2015 Summary Report: Natural refrigera...

22 July 2015
Couldn’t make it to ATMOsphere America 2015? Our free summary report’s got you covered.