Wednesday, 13 September 2017

OzoNews Issue:August 2017

Read the latest happenings in the work to Protect the Ozone layer, in this August issue of OzoNews you will find:

1. Message from Shamila Nair-Bedouelle, Head of OzonAction, to the National Ozone Officers – Few Steps Ahead for the 2017 Ozone Day Celebrations!
2. Reflections on the Montreal Protocol - the International Community’s Covenant with the Future
3. The Ozone Hole 2017 - British Antarctic Survey Ozone Bulletin
4. How Future Volcanic Eruptions will Impact Earth's Ozone Layer
5. Afghanistan Tackling HCFC Use
6. Workshop on India’s HCFC Phase Out Plan
7. GMR Hyderabad Airport Migrates to Ozone Safe Air Conditioning
8. Considerable Contribution of the Montreal Protocol to Declining Greenhouse Gas Emissions from the United States
9. Why Supermarkets Should Care about the Kigali Amendment
10. EC Rules Out Changes to Multipack Ban
11. German Agency Seeks Ban on R1233zd
12. Centro Studi Galileo Holds Specialist Training for Chinese Officials to Aid with Shift from HFCs Post Kigali Agreement
13. Electricity Demand in Southern Europe to Soar with Air con – Scientists

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Friday, 4 August 2017

Training in Hydrocarbon Refrigerant at MIC Tobago

Hydrocarbon refrigerant is an alternative refrigerant being used to replace ozone depleting refrigerant such as hydrofluorocarbons (HCFCs..e.g R22). The National Ozone Unit continued its training on the proper application of this refrigerant at Metal Industries Company Ltd. (MIC) in Tobago on August 4, 2017. Below are some pictures of the training.