Industry claim on climate change gas containment disproved

Publication - February 25, 2004
A study released today shows that HFC-134a, a fluorinated greenhouse gas 1,300 times more potent than carbon dioxide (CO2).

Author: CAN Europe and Greenpeace

Executive summary: This shatters industry claims that leak rates had been cut dramatically. Such claims were used to head off limitations on HFCs under the proposed EU Regulation on Fluorinated Gases.

Num. pages: 3