OzoNews Volume XVIII - 30 November 2018

United Nations Environment Programme (2018-11-30)

In this issue: 1. Emergence of ozone recovery evidenced by reduction in the occurrence of Antarctic ozone loss saturation 2. Advancing nationally determined contributions (NDCs) through climate-friendly refrigeration and air conditioning: Guidance for policymakers 3. Conclusions of the "Technical report on energy efficiency in HFC-free supermarket refrigeration" 4. NEW OzonAction smartphone application: Good Servicing: Flammable Refrigerants Quick Guide 5. NEW OzonAction smartphone application: Refrigerant Identifier Video Series 6. Refrigeration and food security 7. OzonAction Partners with ISHRAE at India’s First Refrigeration-Focused Expo 8. European Union to join hands with India for the growth of sustainable technologies 9. EU countries urged to tackle illegal HFC trade 10. Q&A on HFOs and HCFOs 11. Excerpt from Michael Gove speech on" UK Climate Change Projections" 12. Les députés adoptent une taxe sur les gaz réfrigérants HFC (France) 13. European Commission opened public consultations on energy labelling for refrigerating appliances with a direct sales function 14. EPA settlements with companies across New England improve compliance to help prevent chemical accidents 15. Get your free EPA 608: 2019 Refrigerant Compliance checklist & guidelines 16. Regional district to accept fridges and freezers for free