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  • Carrier acquires Europe's largest refrigeration company

    On July 12, 2004, Carrier announced that the European Commission in Brussels has approved the company's intended acquisition of Linde Refrigeration, the European leader in commercial refrigeration and a division of Linde AG. Under the agreement,...

    • Publication date : 2004/09/14
  • Transition from HFCs in Europe: European retailers are optimistic

    A survey examines how European retailers are navigating away from HFCs towards lower global warming alternatives.

    • Publication date : 2017/11/22
    • Subjects: Regulation, HFCs alternatives
  • Grimsby Ice Factory on Europe's "most at risk" list

    The Grimsby Ice Factory in England has been marked as one of the seven most threatened heritage sites in Europe for 2018.

    • Publication date : 2018/04/19
  • Reefer container throughput in main European ports.

    In 2021, Europe’s leading ports were back to pre-pandemic levels of cargo and container throughput.

    • Publication date : 2022/04/25
    • Subjects: Figures, economy
  • Europe dominated the global frozen food market in 2020

    2020 has seen record sales in the frozen food sector. According to Frozen Food Europe, Europe had the largest share of the global frozen food market in 2020. Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa are...

    • Publication date : 2021/01/27
  • German ice-cream market most valuable in Europe

    The German ice-cream market is the most valuable in Europe, worth 2.01 billion € in 2013.

    • Publication date : 2014/09/28
  • The European Commission adopts a proposal for the Europan Union to ratify the Kigali amendment.

    The European Commission encourages a swift implementation of the Kigali amendment.

    • Publication date : 2017/02/06
    • Subjects: Environment, Regulation, HFCs alternatives
  • European heat pump market

    In the European market, heat pump sales grew slightly by 3.49% in 2014, leading to a total of 796 746 units sold across Europe.

    • Publication date : 2016/02/04
    • Subjects: Figures, economy
  • European heat pump market.

    According to European Heat Pump Association (EHPA), European heat pump market grew for the third consecutive year in 2015.

    • Publication date : 2017/03/03
    • Subjects: Figures, economy
  • Europe

    As the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Recycling Directive is being transposed into national law across Europe, three organisations (European Committee of Household Appliance Manufacturers, European Electronics Recyclers...

    • Publication date : 2006/05/05
  • Europe

    The European Commission has issued regulations establishing standard requirements under the European "F-gas" Regulation No. 842/2006 which came to effect on July 4, 2007: - leakage checking (Art. 3.7) : Regulation No. 1516/2007 of December 19,...

    • Publication date : 2008/05/13
  • The food industry in Europe

    The processed meat market in Western Europe is worth EUR 117.3 billion, some 10.6 % of the overall food and drink market of EUR 1111 billion.

    • Publication date : 2016/01/21
    • Subjects: Figures, economy
  • Europe hydrocarbon refrigerants market

    Europe’s hydrocarbon refrigerants market was valued at USD 46.03 million in 2013 and is estimated to reach USD 62.43 million by 2019.

    • Publication date : 2014/12/12
    • Subjects: Figures, economy
  • Europe

    During the 2nd Reading by the European Parliament of the draft Regulation on F-gases (fluorinated gases), MEPs finally opted for containment measures and controls for leakage and rejected the proposals of the environment committee to impose...

    • Publication date : 2006/01/28
  • European heat pump market

    The European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) recently published its European Heat Pump Market and Statistics Report 2017.

    • Publication date : 2018/02/22
    • Subjects: Figures, economy
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    Heat pump stock in Europe

    This table presents the stock of installed heat pumps, the CO2 emissions avoided and the number of jobs in the heat pump sector in Europe.

    • Last update : 2021/12/14
    • Langues : English
    • Themes : Heat pumps, energy recovery: economics and statistics
  • Global HFC emissions from the refrigeration sector

    This table shows HFC emissions from the refrigeration sector – including air conditioning – in million tonnes of CO2 equivalent for about 40 countries that are signatories...

    • Last update : 2022/01/20
    • Langues : English
    • Themes : General information on environment (climate change, ozone depletion…)
  • For IIR members only

    Ice cream manufacturing, environmental impact and market data

    From a physico-chemical point of view, ice cream is a complex, frozen multiphase mixture. The manufacturing process includes several stages of freezing which are described in this...

    • Last update : 2022/10/12
    • Langues : French, English
    • Themes : Ice creams
  • Liquefied Natural Gas: production process and cold energy recovery

    Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is natural gas that has been cooled to about -160 °C and turned into a liquid to facilitate transportation and storage. A typical LNG supply chain...

    • Last update : 2022/06/20
    • Langues : French, English
    • Themes : LNG and LPG
  • Cryogenics in the pharmaceutical industry: drug design and bioavailability improvement

    Research activities in the pharmaceutical sector focus primarily on developing novel drug formulations which can elicit the desired response upon being administered to the patient...

    • Last update : 2022/11/21
    • Langues : French, English
    • Themes : Freeze-drying in biology and medicine, Cryobiology, cryomedicine: general information
  • Hydrocarbon refrigerants

    Hydrocarbons such as R290 (propane), R600a (isobutane) or R1270 (propene/propylene) are low GWP non-toxic natural refrigerants with excellent thermodynamic properties. They offer an...

    • Last update : 2022/06/22
    • Langues : French, English
    • Themes : Hydrocarbons, Containment, refrigerant charge reduction
  • Additive manufacturing of heat exchangers

    In the refrigeration industry, additive manufacturing (colloquially referred to as “3D printing”) makes it possible to fabricate novel, complex and potentially more energy efficient...

    • Last update : 2022/09/07
    • Langues : French, English
    • Themes : Evaporators, condensers and other heat exchangers