HCFC / R22 phase-out

HCFC / R22 phase-out

European legislation, driven by the Montreal Protocol, has established the timely phasing out of hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) that contribute to climate change through ozone layer depletion and global warming.

The following pages are dedicated to this important change that may affect you starting on 1st of January 2010 if your cooling equipments contain HCFC refrigerants.

You will find here information to understand what is changing, if you can be affected by this change and what you can do to respond to this change.