California Air Resources Board (CARB) Final Regulation Order – Part 2

  In part two of our summary of The CARB Final Regulation Order, we will be reviewing the latest information regarding the use of refrigerants in equipment moving forward in California. Hudson is excited to hear about OEMs starting to use lower GWP refrigerants, as well as reclaimed refrigerants in their equipment. These lower GWP […]

California Air Resources Board (CARB) Final Regulation Order – Part 1

  The California Air Resources Board (CARB) published its Final Regulation Order on Proposed Amendments to the Prohibitions on Use of Certain Hydrofluorocarbons in Stationary Refrigeration, Stationary Air-conditioning, and Other End-Uses with an effective date of January 1, 2022. Hudson is pleased to hear about the requirements of reclaimed refrigerants moving forward in California. Reclamation […]

Introduction to A2L Refrigerants

  As the HFC Phasedown is in full effect, you may have heard of the class of low GWP refrigerants called A2L’s. A2L refrigerants are currently being phased into the HVACR industry to replace HFC refrigerants. Although A2L’s seem to be a new class of refrigerant, more than 68 million air conditioners use this group […]

EPA Announces 2022 HFC Refrigerant Allowances

PEARL RIVER, NY – October 19, 2021 – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final rule on an allowance allocation and trading program. An allowance is the unit of measure the EPA is using to control the production and consumption of the phasedown of HFCs. The chart below shows the allowances that will […]

Hudson Technologies Reports the EPA’s Issuance of the Final Rule on HFC Allowances as Mandated by the American Innovation and Manufacturing (“AIM”) Act

PEARL RIVER, NY – SEPTEMBER 24, 2021 – Hudson Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: HDSN) announced that, on September 23, 2021, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued the final rule establishing the framework to allocate allowances for virgin production and consumption of HFCs. The EPA is responsible for the administration of the HFC phase down […]