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Get the latest from the Cool-Safe team and keep up to date with our mission to reduce the harm from synthetic refrigerants.

News
2024-07-28

The Australian Government has amended The Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations

The Australian Government has amended The Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations to prohibit the import and manufacture of small air conditioning systems using high-GWP refrigerants.

2024-07-11

Call for Trustees- open now

Are you our newest Trustee?

2024-06-24

Come join the Cool-Safe team

We are recruiting so please share this opportunity with your networks.

2024-06-11

World Refrigeration Day 2024 Theme Announced

World Refrigeration Day was founded in 2019 and is recognised globally 26 June.

2024-05-27

Australia hits 10,000 tonne refrigerant recovery milestone

AUSTRALIA: Refrigerant Reclaim Australia (RRA) reports that it has reached the milestone of recovering 10,000,000kg of synthetic refrigerants since its inception in 1993.

2024-05-21

Taking the heat out of harmful coolants

Cool-Safe was recently featured on Newsroom in an article in partnership with the EPA to discuss the work we do and the important job of "taking the heat out of harmful coolants".

2024-05-21

Refrigerant buy-back scheme raises payments

Cool-Safe is increasing Bounty Buy-Back payments from NZ$25.00 (€14.00) per kg to NZ$40.00 (€22) per kg for recovered synthetic refrigerants to help meet their target of 90% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from F-gas discharge by 2035.

2024-05-16

Public Consultation on ETS Opens

Public consultation on annual updates to New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (NZ ETS) auction settings and other regulations are open.

2024-05-13

Cool-Safe at Careers Expo

Cool-Safe had a blast at Careers Expo 2024 in Christchurch

2024-05-06

F-gases and the Future

Cool-Safe is hosting the Climate Change Commission at a special event for the HVACR industry from 4.30-6.30pm at the Lower Hutt Events Centre on May 21.

Our impact

Results and performance

As Cool-Safe, we're aiming high with our numbers. Right up into the atmosphere. We'll keep you informed with the analysis as we progress. In the meantime, we've got stats on how much synthetic refrigerant we collected and destroyed as the Recovery Trust.