4 July 2009 : certification requirement

Article 5, paragraph 4 of the European Regulation 842/2006 specifies: «By July 4 2009, Member States shall ensure that the companies involved in carrying out the activities provided for in Articles 3 and 4 shall only take delivery of fluorinated greenhouse gases where their relevant personnel hold the certificates mentioned in paragraph 2 of this Article.»

This measure relates to all companies intervening on refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump equipment and their circuits containing fluorinated greenhouse gases.


Communicate now your certification number to your refrigerant supplier.  For more information contact your local Climalire agency.


Download the entire European Regulation 842/2006


Date :24/04/2009