CHEMSPEC 19: Rush to maximize refrigerant output in China ahead of quotas will increase demand for fluorspar
Published: Tuesday, 02 July 2019
Chinese refrigerant companies are looking to maximize output before capacities are fixed and then reduced annually until the more environmentally harmful chemicals are phased out altogether.
Chinese companies are boosting refrigerant output to raise
allowances before quotas are set and production of specific
chemicals is capped by the government, sources said at this
year’s Chemspec event, the 34th International
Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals.
R-22 and R-134a are two chemicals, among others, that...