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IRI December 7, 2010 0 Comments

The Environmental Protection Agency has published a new “Guidance Note for Contractors in the Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Sector”.

According to the introduction, the publication is aimed at:

“assisting contractors and in-house technical personnel working on refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat pump equipment to comply with the EC F-gas and ODS Regulations in the Republic of Ireland…….

This guidance will assist contractors and in-house technical staff providing technical services to operators of refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat pump (RAC) equipment containing F-gases or ODS to comply with all requirements of the legislation. It begins with a summary of the legislation, followed by details on the key obligations and an overview of best practice. Further useful resources are presented in the Appendices.”

You can download a copy from the EPA website at

www.epa.ie/downloads/advice/air/ods