Chemours praises UN decision for 2016 HFC amendment

By Kasia Patel
Published: Monday, 16 November 2015

Titanium dioxide and fluorochemicals producer Chemours has praised the UN's decision to work towards an HFC amendment in 2016. The company itself has launched its low GWP Opteon refrigerants, which it believes can help to eliminate around 300m tonnes CO2 equivalent by 2025.

The Chemours Co. has commended the United Nation’s (UN) decision to work with the Montreal Protocol towards an hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) amendment in 2016.

The company hailed the Montreal Protocol as the most effective climate treaty globally to reduce ozone depleting substances and their carbon dioxide (CO2) equivalent emissions by...

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