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Synonyms for HCFC

a fluorocarbon that is replacing chlorofluorocarbon as a refrigerant and propellant in aerosol cans

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Shaofeng said among the challenges many ASEAN countries are facing in complying with the agreement is the prolonged process in the selection of alternative technologies of HCFC to balance long-term and short-term interests as well as safety concerns on such alternatives
Chlorofluorocarbons (CFC), halons, methyl bromide, carbon tetrachloride (CTC), HCFC, hydro bromofluorocarbons (HBFCs) are ozone depleting substances.
Among the components of the project is the financing of the conversion of manufacturing facilities in four selected air-conditioner manufacturers from HCFC technology to non-ozone depleting and low global warming technology.
With regard to the number of workshops/enterprises currently using HCFC and its categorization against annual product-wise consumption.
'In Phase-I of the Hydro fluorocarbons Phase-Out Management Plan (HPMP), we have almost phased out HCFCs from all our major foam industry.
While further explaining further contribution of Pakistan, Mushahidullah Khan said that after successfully phasing out the first generation of ODSs in Pakistan as a part of global efforts to mitigate climate change the country was now in the process of phasing out HCFCs altogether.
The plan is very ambitious and forward-looking and will enable Pakistan to reduce its consumption of HCFCs by 50% in 2020," he added.
Issues like implementation of 2012 HS Codes for HCFCs and data feeding in Web Based One Customs (WeBOC) system in customs to automatically control the imports of HCFC were also discussed on the occasion.
The Philippines started freezing HCFC importation level since January 2013.
It began trying to rid Bahrain of Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) last year and has limited the number of licensed importers to 12, confirmed Supreme Council for the Environment chief executive Dr Adel Al Zayani.
It began trying to rid Bahrain of Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) last year and has limited the number of licensed importers to 12, Supreme Council for the Environment chief executive Dr Adel Al Zayani was quoted as saying in the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication.
29 -- (BNA) The Supreme Council for the Environment organized yesterday a nationwide workshop on the plan for elimination of hydro-chlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) substances and the quota system in the Kingdom of Bahrain in collaboration with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the United Nations Environment Program for West Asia (UNEP).
"Starting 2013, we are putting a cap on the importation of HCFC to 2,644 metric tonnes -- the country's average import of HCFC from 2009 to 2010," Paje said.
The Ministry of Trade and Industry is in the process of phasing out products containing harmful Hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) chemicals to allow for a transition to non-HCFC technology following the Montreal Protocol.
This refrigerant is a HCFC chemical," its substitution in the marine sector demands efforts done to indicate the right refrigerant.