April 17, 2013
Airgas Refrigerants Inc. senior vice president Ken Beringer was quoted in an April 8th ACHR News article on the state of refrigerant reclamation titled “Reclamation Looking for Jumpstart.” The article notes...
April 11, 2013
Acting EPA Administrator Bob Perciasepe signed the final HCFC Allocation Rule for virgin R-22 covering 2012-2014, setting the total industry-wide allocation for 2013 at approximately 63 million lbs. and 51 million pounds for 2014. The EPA will continue to...
March 7, 2013
Airgas Refrigerants, Inc. received approval from the U.S. Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration to operate a cylinder recertification facility from its Smryna, GA location. The approval allows for the recertification of low pressure cylinders manufactured to a 4B series DOT specification such as 4B, 4BA and 4BW...
March 5, 2013
Airgas Refrigerants' Jay Kestenbaum takes on questions about R-22 shortages, refrigerant reclamation and why you should consider your refrigerant's source.
February 13, 2013
In early January 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a No Action Assurance Letter to manufacturers and importers of R-22, allowing for the consumption, production and importation of R-22.
January 25, 2013
Airgas Refrigerants comes to Dallas Jan 28-30 for the International Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Expo (AHR Expo) and ASHRAE conference at the Dallas Convention Center. Come visit Airgas at Booth 671 to
January 25, 2013
Isnâ€™t it great to get top-dollar for your used gas? Airgas Refrigerants wants your used refrigerants, and we pay the highest buyback prices in the industry for all used refrigerants.
October 12, 2012
Airgas Refrigerants will again exhibit at the AHR Expo. The upcoming 2013 show will be held at the Dallas Convertion Center in Dallas, TX, January 28-30, 2013. Visit the Airgas Refrigerants team at the our booth # 671.
August 27, 2012
While awareness of the need for refrigerant reclamation seems strong, the numbers prove that widespread adoption of reclamation has not yet taken root. The United States Environmental Protection Agency put HCFC-22 reclamation at 8.3 million pounds last year, about 10 percent of the 80 million pounds on virgin refrigerant then available.
July 26, 2012
RADNOR, PA - July 26, 2012 - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today introduced its new Airgas Refrigatronâ„˘ system for large-scale reclamation of used refrigerant gases. Refrigatron technology assures that Airgas properly identifies the contents of returned refrigerant gas cylinders, enabling the company to pay HVAC contractors the highest price for used gases, while delivering efficiencies that make the reclamation process less labor intensive, safer and more cost-effective