US HFC push to ease downstream overcapacities

By Andrew Miller
Published: Tuesday, 07 October 2014

End-market update: HFC phase-out in US to drive new fluorocarbon production

Excess capacities in the fluorocarbon market could be eased as major consumers move to phase out the production of HFC chemcials.

The US Environmental Protection Agency recently announced plans to support the refrigerant and coolant market in its development of HFC alternatives.

This is likely to see up to...

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