Michael Tobias is the founder and principal of New York Engineers. He leads a team of 30+ mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineers from the company headquarters in New York City and has led over 1,000 projects in Chicago, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland and California, as well as Singapore and Malaysia.
The EIA’s (Environmental Investigation Agency) Climate Campaign Lead, Avipsa Mahapatra, said:
“EIA welcomes this next step in a series of domestic actions to prepare the U.S. market for, and build a solid foundation toward, implementing a global phase down of HFCs.”
Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) are proving to be more controversial than just the global warming they cause when leaked from air conditioning systems.
Here's a roundup of recent articles from the USA, UK and India discussing the controversial chemicals and what governments are doing about reducing HFCs.