The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) announced today the launch of a Web site, www.PhaseOutFacts.org, designed to reduce confusion regarding the phaseout of HCFC refrigerants to enable better decision making and to improve compliance with refrigerant laws and regulations.
effort to reduce confusion regarding the phaseout of HCFC refrigerants, The
Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) recently launchedwww.PhaseOutFacts.org. The new Web site is designed to help
make better decisions and improve compliance with refrigerant laws and
"Our intent is to
provide some much needed clarity to the market by creating a simple,
trustworthy source of information regarding the phaseout and how it impacts
equipment owners, including homeowners, installers and wholesalers," said
AHRI PresidentStephen Yurek.
Chemicals and Refrigerant Reclaimers product section, which is comprised of
chemical producers, reclaimers and equipment manufacturers, found that many
people are unaware or misinformed about the rules and regulations governing the
phaseout. The section created the site, which contains content
specifically aimed at equipment owners, contractors and technicians, and the
wholesalers who sell it, to serve as an all-encompassing resource on the issue.
also includes a "Get Answers" feature that allows visitors to ask
questions of trusted experts if the site's existing content does not provide
the information they are seeking.