Because cfcs are also potent ghgs their recovery and

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Unformatted text preview: rough these evaluations, SNAP generates lists of acceptable and unacceptable substitutes for each of the major industrial use sectors. Value to environment: Refrigerators and freezers manufactured before 1995 contain chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) which are potent ODSs. The RAD Partnership is designed to encourage the retirement and proper disposal of these older units while ensuring that CFCs in the insulation foam within the cabinet walls and in the refrigerant are captured and destroyed or recycled. Because CFCs are also potent GHGs, their recovery and destruction will also reduce U.S. emissions that contribute to climate change. Sectors most applicable: Appliance, electronic, industrial equipment manufacturing; retailers; utilities/power marketers Program Profiles 39 SF6 Emission Reduction Partnership for Electric Power Systems Business Value: 3 q Cost savings/operational efficiency Services Offered: 3 q Analytical tools 3 q Guidebooks/toolkits 3 q Public recognition 3 q Technical assistance 3 q Training/seminars Web site: www.epa.gov/e...
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