News Alert: Department of Commerce Preliminarily Finds Dumping of Imports of Hydrofluorocarbon Blends and Components Thereof From China

On January 22, 2016 the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative preliminary determination in the antidumping duty investigation of imports of hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) blends and components thereof from China.  Affected HFC blended refrigerants are R-404, R-407A, R-407C, R410A, and R-507A.  Affected single component HFC refrigerants are R-32, R-125, and R143a.  Certain patented HFC blends are exempt from this investigation, among …

Refrigerant Recovery… It’s the Law

The title above should be no surprise to anyone in the heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration business.  For many years now the Environmental Protection Agency has required that ALL refrigerant be recovered and disposed of properly from equipment being taken out of service.   With that being said, it might surprise you that in the State of Alabama it is …