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  • Regulatory Updates
    April 21, 2021

    California Compliance Update

    State of California Refrigerant Recovery

    In accordance with the California Code, Health and Safety Codes all hazardous material are identified as a hazardous waste unless it is or will be recycled under the methods listed in 25143.2(b) shall be excluded from classification as a waste and managed in accordance with section 25143.9 by marking the container or tank with the words “Excluded Recyclable Material” instead of the words “Hazardous Waste”. 

  • Regulatory Updates
    February 09, 2021

    New Legislation to Phase Down HFC’s in the U.S.: Reclaim is Key to its Success

    The end of 2020 saw a bright spot in a monumental year that will not soon be forgotten.  The AIM Act passed through Congress and will set the stage for the EPA to set new rules for the phase down of Hydrofluorocarbon Refrigerants(HFC’s) in the United States.  The passing of this legislation was a necessary prerequisite for the new Biden Administration to ask the Senate to ratify the international Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol. This ratification would re-establish U.S. global leadership in the effort to reduce Greenhouse Gas emissions.

  • Regulatory Updates
    October 01, 2018

    EPA Proposes Rescinding Certain HFC Rules for Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Appliances

    The proposed rule will likely affect entities that own, service, recycle, or dispose of refrigeration and air-conditioning appliances and refrigerants, as well as manufacturers and retailers of refrigerants and services for the refrigeration and air-conditioning industry. 

  • California's Proposition 65 Regulations Effective Today!
    Regulatory Updates
    August 30, 2018

    A-Gas Remains Compliant With NEW Proposition 65 Regulation

    Today, the California Proposition 65 Regulations take effect. Click here to read about the steps A-Gas is taking to remain compliant with this new regulation.

  • Regulatory Updates
    January 31, 2018

    A-Gas Supports Kigali Amendment

    Rob Hennessy, Chief Commercial Officer at A-Gas, stated “The denial of petitions for a rehearing by the U.S. Court of Appeals on the EPA’s regulation of HFC’s is a step backwards in the phase down of products which are known to contribute to global warming. 

  • Regulatory Updates
    December 19, 2017

    A-Gas Plans For The U.S. to Ratify The Kigali Amendment

    A-Gas, the world’s largest refrigerant recovery and reclamation company, is continuing to invest in technologies that play a vital role in the transition away from HFC refrigerants as outlined in the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol.

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