Tag: EPA

EPA Extends Sell Through for R-410A Split Systems

On December 27, 2020, the American Innovation and Manufacturing (AIM) Act was enacted, directing the EPA to implement an 85% phasedown of the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) by 2035. The EPA released an interim final rule on December... Read More

EPA Refrigerant Management Regulations (Section 608) Revisions

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a rule change to the Section 608 Refrigerant Management Program. This ruling keeps intact the leak repair requirements for appliances containing 50 pounds or more of ozone depleting refrigerants, which include CFCs, HCFCs and any... Read More

Updates to EPA Section 608 and Section 609

If you have an active EPA Section 608 Certification, you need to be aware of how Section 608 and Section 609 are changing in 2017 through 2019.   The EPA has provided a simple .pdf of changes that relate to HVAC technicians. Additional... Read More