Phase-out of ozone-depleting substances and fluorinated greenhouse gases in the Russian Federation
  • Arctic Council
  • Nefco
  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation

Additional materials


Working with Refrigerants

After Billy Durant purchased the Guardian Refrigerator Company with his own money in 1918, he incorporated the business into General Motors (GM) and renamed it Frigidaire. By 1929, Frigidaire had sold over one million refrigerators, the only trouble was, the nasty nature of refrigerants like sulfur dioxide, methyl chloride and even ammonia, kept Billy awake at night. Thus, GM created a subsidiary company designed to monitor the exploration of alternative refrigerants. Read more

Incentives and HFC-phase down: what are the most efficacious options?

Refrigerant choice in HVAC chillers

Pros and cons of using eco-friendly refrigerants in refrigeration plants

How greenhouse gases made their way to the Montreal Protocol?

Learn how your country complies with the requirements of the Montreal protocol

2020 Problem

Competition Organizers’ greetings for the competition catalogue

Photos from the Competition events Contests of the final stage, visit and lectures at the Moscow planetarium, official winners’ awarding ceremony

Post-Release of all-Russian Competition “Protect the Ozone Layer and the Earth Climate”

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