Insights & News

  • Under the quota mechanism, refrigerant recovery and reclamation has a key role to play to ensure that there is enough refrigerant available for end-users to keep existing high GWP equipment running.
    Case Study
    07 February 2019

    A-Gas Rapid Recovery's Key Role in Food Processing Retrofit

    A-Gas Rapid Recovery head of sales and operations John McEvoy explains how a refrigerant recovery job at a food processing plant was made easy for the contractor and less labour-intensive.

    Time is of the essence for refrigeration contractors and tools that make the job easier and speed up the maintenance process are much in demand. The A-Gas Rapid Recovery, F-Gas compliant on-site recovery service, is a good example of how having the right equipment can make a real difference at the sharp end.

  • Case Study
    04 October 2017

    Refrigerant Recovery At Sea

    The A-Gas/Rapid Recovery service was recently put to the test aboard the Grand Princess Cruise ship.

  • Case Study
    28 September 2017

    A-Gas completes cruise ship recovery job

    The value of having the right equipment for the job has been highlighted after A-Gas recovered large quantities of the refrigerants R22...

  • Case Study
    25 May 2017

    Solstice® N40 (R-448A) Refrigerant Adopted by Tesco

    Honeywell has announced that Tesco, one of the world’s largest supermarket chains...

  • Case Study
    20 April 2017

    Emergency Halon Recovery on Aircraft

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017, a maiden voyage of an international cargo flight for an A-Gas customer landed in Memphis, TN with a Halon fire suppression system problem. The system had released Halon into a manifold. At that point it needed to be either vented or recovered. Venting would harm the environment and initiate a 20 day mandatory downtime and overhaul procedure.

  • Case Study
    13 December 2016

    Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases 2015

    The European Environment Agency has published its new summary report of data by companies on the production, import and export of F-Gases in the EU. The report shows that the EU is on track with the phasedown goals as in 2015 companies respected the prescribed limits of the quota system.