Tag - hydrofluorocarbons

Senate ratifies Kigali Amendment deal on refrigerants


Washington DC: In a major action to address climate change, the Senate on Wednesday ratified an international agreement that compels the United States and other countries to limit the use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigeration and air conditioning that are far more powerful than carbon dioxide. The so-called Kigali Amendment...