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Safety Alert: Online Sales of Cool Penguin F-12


The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently identified online sales of a product marketed as “Cool Penguin F-12” for use in motor vehicle air conditioners (MVACs). While the product appears to be marketed as CFC-12, some of the cans … Continue reading

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Just do it the right way


By Elvis L. Hoffpauir, MACS president and COO However tempting it may be to skip a step here and there to speed up a service job in this busy summer season, don’t do it! Ever since this industry entered the … Continue reading

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Refrigerant counterfeiter jailed in U.A.E


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine DuPont Refrigerants recently announced they had completed a five-year effort to shut down a trader suspected of counterfeiting refrigerants in the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.). The trader’s activities had links to counterfeit refrigerant … Continue reading

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SAE ICCSC addresses refrigerant contamination issues


On December 21, 2011 we posted a news release from Neutronics, Inc. addressing a dangerous refrigerant contamination issue. Below, you’ll find more context on the issue from SAE’s Interior Climate Control Committee. To: SAE ICCSC members From: Ward Atkinson Bill … Continue reading

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