Refrigerant Mangement Requirements
What is required?
University list of all equipment containing
50 lbs or more refrigerant
maintains a list of all equipment containing
50 lbs or more of refrigerant. If you add
or remove equipment, please contact REHS
so that the list can be updated. The information
needed is as follows:
of Refrigerant required (Lbs)
Refrigerant charge (as delivered)
to recover refrigerant during maintenance
must be removed from equipment prior to
recover / recycling equipment must be certified
and registered with USEPA. If you purchase
any new refrigerant recovery / recycling
equipment, please contact REHS so that the
USEPA certification can be submitted.
records must be kept for all equipment containing
50 lbs or more of refrigerant
must include a description of service performed
and the amount of refrigerant added
records, including amounts of refrigerant
added, must be kept for 3 years
leaks on equipment containing 50 lbs or more
must be repaired within 30 days.
refrigerant leaks that would result in a
loss of 35% of the normal charge within
a one-year period, must be repaired within
30 days, or the equipment must be removed
from service and the remaining refrigerant
removed, until the leak is repaired.
of refrigerant containing equipment requires
refrigerant to be evacuated, recycled and documented
involved with the maintenance of refrigeration
equipment are required to be certified.
of employees' certification must be kept
must be kept on all refrigerant purchases and
inventory of each cylinder must be kept,
listing where the refrigerant is used and
the amount used, so that when the cylinder
is empty all of the refrigerant can be accounted
records of refrigerant use must be kept
for 3 years.
Program Management - Richard
Bankowski, or call 848-445-2550
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