Chemours, Honeywell take appeal in HFC ban case to US Supreme Court

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Tuesday, 03 July 2018

The legal struggle about a ban on HFC refrigerants intensifies as Chemours and Honeywell take their case to the US Supreme Court, while 11 Attorneys General are challenging the Environmental Protection Agency to enforce its original prohibition on environmentally harmful refrigerants.

United States-based chemicals producers Chemours and Honeywell International have stepped up their appeal against the removal of a ban on hydroflurocarbons (HFCs) by petitioning the US Supreme Court for a review.

The DC Circuit Court of Appeal decided in August last year to overturn a ban on HFC refrigerants, a...

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