Refcom responds to calls for easier F Gas checks

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

The safe handing refrigerant register Refcom has launched a new feature that makes it easier for suppliers to check whether buyers of refrigerant gases are properly certified. As a result of the European F Gas Regulations, it has been a legal requirement since July 2009 for all businesses that...

Read More

Competence requirements for the RACHP sector - technical bulletin

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The objective of our latest bulletin is to inform members of the competency requirements for working safely in the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump sector of industry where working with refrigerant gas and refrigerant pipework is involved.  You can download the technical bulletin...

Read More

Industry warned on equipment imports

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Last month, the Cooling Post issued a press release reminder from the EU that the HFC phasedown has begun as of January 1st this year. All imported equipment pre-charged with HFC refrigerants now must be accounted for in the quota levels for placing on the market. The EU originating report...

Read More

REFCOM is shortlisted for two ACR News awards!

Monday, February 13, 2017

    We're really pleased to tell you that the REFCOM helpdesk has been shortlisted for a 2017 ACR News Award! Thanks to the help and guidance they give all our members (and potential members), our helpdesk team is in the running for the 'Customer Service Award' in the team category.  REFCOM has...

Read More

HSE investigations bring focus to risk assessments and method statements

Monday, January 23, 2017

A number of incidents and Health & Safety Executive investigations have recently brought into sharp focus the potential for serious injury and fatal accidents within the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump sector. Sometimes our field technicians can become a bit blasé about the...

Read More
Asset 2