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OzoNews Volume XX, 30 April 2020 issue
In this issue: -- UNEP’s Statement on the COVID-19 global pandemic -- 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratification 2. The UNEP OzonAction WhatGas? application has been updated and improved 3. Refrigerant Cylinder Colours: What has Changed 4. Update on new refrigerants designations and safety classifications 5. Provisional agenda of the 85th meeting of the Executive Committee 6. Arctic ozone hole closes 7. Latest options for replacing HFC-134a refrigerant in MACs 8. UNEP OzonAction Encourages Everyone to Celebrate World Refrigeration Day 2020 9.
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OzoNews, Volume XX,15 April 2020 issue
In this issue: -- UNEP’s Statement on the COVID-19 global pandemic -- 1. OzonAction’s iPIC system helps prevent an illegal shipment of 72 tonnes of HCFC22, 2. UNEP OzonAction Encourages Everyone to Celebrate World Refrigeration Day 2020 3. Message from the UN Environment, Ozone Secretariat on COVID-19 4. Upgrades to the Ozone Secretariat website 5. Unusual ozone hole opens over the Arctic 6. Long phased-out refrigeration and insulation chemicals still widely in use and warming the climate 7. 2020 Asia Environmental Enforcement Awards 8.
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OzoNews, Volume XX, 30 March 2020 issue
In this issue: 1. COVID-19 pandemic: Letter from James S. Curlin, Acting Head, OzonAction, to the National Ozone Officers 2. Global efforts on ozone help reverse southern jet stream damage 3. Rare ozone hole opens over Arctic — and it’s big 4. “COLD CHAIN 4 LIFE” Campaign 5. Quantifying contributions of chlorofluorocarbon banks to emissions and impacts on the ozone layer and climate 6. Countries must take action on ‘hidden’ CFC stocks 7. Assessment of climate and development benefits of efficient and climate-friendly cooling
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OzoNews, Volume XX, 15 March 2020 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratications 2. Servicing tail for HCFCs: What is it & why does it matter? 3. Customs fostering Sustainability for People, Prosperity and the Planet: A few words about the theme of the year 2020 4. Effects of ozone layer depletion on plants 5. Pesticide classication scale scopes out risk 6. Montreal Protocol: insights on women’s role and contribution at national and international level, on the International Women's Day, 
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OzoNews, Volume XX, 28 February 2020 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. Executive Committee Primer – 2020 3. The OzonAction new iPIC platform - The Informal Prior informed consent system (iPIC) has been completely overhauled and updated 4. The ozone layer and climate protection: Customs’ essential role 5. The unexpected link between the ozone hole and Arctic warming 6. Women working for the Montreal Protocol to protect the ozone
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OzoNews, Volume XX, 15 February 2020 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. The OzonAction new iPIC platform - The Informal Prior informed consent system (iPIC) has been completely overhauled and updated 3. Arctic warming linked to little-studied GHGs 4. Renewed call to ban disposable cylinders 5. Japan launches Fluorocarbons Initiative, contributing to global effort to solve the climate crisis 6. Primacy of Pakistan Customs’ striking seizures and timely-interventions 7. Most industry stakeholders support HFC reduction bill
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OzoNews, Volume XX, 30 January 2020 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. FACTSHEET: Proposed additional HS code sub-headings for HFCs in advance of the 2022 HS code update - Cheat Sheet 3. FACTSHEET: Dealing with seized ODS - Options for Article 5 countries 4. UNEP OzonAction Training Programme for National Ozone Officer 5. Substantial twentieth-century Arctic warming caused by ozone-depleting substances 6. Increase in global emissions of HFC-23 despite near-total expected reductions 7. Quantitative detection of iodine in the stratosphere
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OzoNews, Volume XX, 15 January 2020 issue
OzoNews is Turning 20! The OzoNews 15 January 2020 issue marks 20 years of continued service of providing a regular and concise news update directly to your screen.
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OzoNews,  Volume XIX, 30 December 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. Sound Management of Refrigerants (SI), 6.5 PDHs, and Refrigerants Literacy (SI), 4.5 PDHs 3. Reduction in surface climate change achieved by the 1987 Montreal Protocol 4. 2019 Global status report for buildings and construction 5. Maldives and Sri Lanka upgrade RAC skills through the Refrigerant Driving License (RDL) Programme 6. En pleine expansion, la climatisation pose un défi majeur 7. Kyrgyzstan joins ozone-depleting substances movement agreement of The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) 8.
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 15 December 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. Countries commit to protect the ozone layer and climate under the Montreal Protocol 3. Saving the ozone layer in 1987 slowed global warming 4. South African government and industry working together to speed up HFC phase down 5. Gambia National Environment Agency Executive Director challenges refrigeration technicians to redouble efforts against ozone depletion 6. Where does waste go on a small island? 7. Transforming Thailand's Cooling Sector with NatRefs
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 30 November 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. Montreal Protocol talks further commitment to protect ozone layer and climate 3. Thirty years on, what is the Montreal Protocol doing to protect the ozone? 4. Twenty questions and answers about the ozone layer: 2018 update 5. Lower-GWP alternatives in stationary air conditioning: A compilation of case studies 6. Sustainable cooling for a healthy future 7. Clean up the cooling sector and save on energy bills 8.
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 15 November 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. Countries commit to protect the ozone layer and climate under the Montreal Protocol 3. Summary and Analysis of the 31st Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (MOP 31) 4-8 November 2019 | Headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO), Rome, Italy 4. Rome Declaration on the contribution of the Montreal Protocol to food loss reduction through sustainable cold chain development 5.
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 30 October 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. 31st Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (MOP 31) 4-8 November 2019 | Headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO), Rome, Italy 3. 2019 Ozone hole is the smallest on record since its discovery 4. Changing the approach: turning nitrogen pollution into money 5. Protection de la couche d’ozone: l’Afrique centrale et de l’Est se concertent 6. Pakistan ready to cut ODS emissions by 35 percent till 2020 7.
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 15 October 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment latest ratifications 2. Ozone hole vigilance still required 3. Ozone layer viewpoints: from observation to public protection 4. Adopt ozone and climate friendly technologies - Kenya 5. First female technician in Western Cape [South Africa] to receive training in Bavaria 6. Prohibited ODS goods still exported (Fiji) 7. South-south cooperation looks to strengthen Pacific partnership 8. Customs seizes refrigerant chemicals worth P4m 9. National Halon Bank Environmental Policy- Australia 10.
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 30 September 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. New research proves Montreal Protocol successful 2. Biarritz pledge for fast action on efficient cooling 3. HFOs how much is too much? 4. HALO mission investigates ozone depletion and processes affecting our climate 5. Training workshop of national ozone officers from Western, Eastern, Northern and Southern regions of the Africa Anglophone Network in Ghana 6. Mongolia organises first Ozone2Climate technologies Roadshow and industry roundtable 7. Việt Nam to reduce 35% HCFCs consumption by 2024
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 16 September 2019. Special Issue on the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
In this issue:  - The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, 16 September 2019 - Commemoration of World Ozone Day 2019 - Video address by Inger Andersen, Executive Director, UNEP - World Ozone Day 2019, Letter to National Ozone Officers - Assessment Panels to the Montreal Protocol - A tribute on the occasion of World Ozone Day 2019 - Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service monitors a very unusual 2019 ozone hole
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 30 August 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Kigali Amendment ratifications this month 2. Environmental authorities and customs join forces against environmental crime 3. Challenges for the recovery of the ozone layer 4. Nigeria Federal Government, UNIDO to phase out 71,000 ozone chemicals 5. Pacific Island Countries Identify Options for Enhancing Monitoring and Enforcement of Montreal Protocol Trade Controls 6. Pacific Island Countries geared for complete HCFC Phase-out and Future Kigali Amendment Challenges 7. Lessons from Montreal Protocol Help Southeast Asia Prepare for Future Kigali Amendment Compliance 8.
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 15 August 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. World Ozone Day 2019, Letter to National Ozone Officers 2. Women in the refrigeration and air-conditioning industry: Personal experiences and achievements 3. HS Codes for HFCs - Advice for countries in advance of the 2022 HS code update 4. Update on new refrigerants designations and safety classifications - factsheet 5. Se rafraîchir durablement - Tribune par Inger Andersen , Directrice exécutive du programme des Nations unies pour l’environnement 6. Why demand for cooling could make the world hotter 7.
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 30 July 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Update on new refrigerants designations and safety classifications - factsheet 2. Why do Antarctic Ozone recovery trends vary? 3. Architecture and financing models for efficient cooling alongside the Montreal Protocol - Discussion paper 4. The role of refrigeration in the global economy 5. Montreal Protocol and Legal Experts from Southern African Development Community countries team up for Kigali Amendment 6. Training-workshop on refrigeration and air conditioning - Eritrea
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OzoNews, Volume XIX, 15 July 2019 issue
In this issue: 1. Parties to the Montreal Protocol meet in Bangkok 2. Summary of the Forty-first Meeting of the Open-ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer 1-5 July 2019 | Bangkok, Thailand 3. Even as climate emissions push planet toward 1.5°C limit, we can still avoid up to 1°C of future warming from our air conditioners 4. K-CEP Newsblast Guides launched: Government and business action on efficient, climate-friendly cooling for the UN Secretary General's Climate Action Summit 5.

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