Standards

2024.05.23

Engineers Newsletter PREVIEW: Building Performance Standards

In the 2024-Q2 Engineers Newsletter (EN), Trane applications engineer Scott Delo discusses ways to apply ASHRAE® Standard 100-2024 to the built environment. MAY 22, 2024 Decarbonization: New...

2024.05.02

Maine Passes New Amendments To Landmark PFAS Law

April 30, 2024 By Krystal Spickler, program manager, Supply Chain team, UL Solutions   On April 16, 2024 Janet Mills, Maine state Governor signed LD 1537 into law. This brings significant ch...

2024.05.01

Act can help construction ‘right its wrongs’, says building

April 30, 2024   The Building Safety Act will bring about changes to culture on a scale never seen before, according to the CEO of Local Authority Building Control (LABC) in England and Wales. ...

2024.04.25

Sustainability expert urges Scottish Government to act on He

23 April 2024 The Scottish Government’s recent announcement that the 2030 climate target will be scrapped is a blow to the country’s efforts towards a greener future. Prof. Dave Pea...

2024.04.06

Chemicals: EU Enacts New Regulation For Fluorinated Greenhou

April 5, 2024 On February 20, 2024, the EU enacted Regulation (EU) 2024/573 on fluorinated greenhouse gases.   The regulation:     ·  Lays down rules on the containme...

2024.03.23

Djibouti ratifies the Kigali Amendment

Djibouti becomes the 157th country to ratify the Kigali Amendment.   Date : 2024/03/22 Subject : Regulation; Developing country Themes : HFCs; Regulations and standar...

2024.02.19

Refrigerant Landscape, The AIM Act, and the Role of Refriger

March 19, 2024   The regulatory and environmental landscape for the HVAC industry continues to evolve. With the AIM Act sector-based regulation and refrigerant management rules issued this year...

2024.02.19

EHPA manifesto: priorities for EU policy 2024-2029

16 Feb 2024 Photo: Guillaume Périgois, Unsplash   In the next few months, voters across Europe will take part in the 2024 EU elections. After this, a new EU Commission and Parliamen...

2024.01.30

China Releases a New Standard for QR Codes on Chemical Label

January 29, 2024   By Lily Hou, PhD, CHMM   On December 25, 2023, China released a new Association Standard: T/CCSAS 047-2023 (Technical Specification for Coding and Labeling of Hazardou...

2024.01.28

Japan to Regulate Flupentiofenox as Deleterious Substance un

January 26, 2024   By Yuko Howell, Regulatory Affairs Lead, Supply Chain team, UL Solutions   On January 22, 2024, Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) issued a prop...

2024.01.26

Building Safety Act Already Changing The Legal Landscape

JAN 24, 2024 2024 will see significant change to the legal liabilities of building services contractors because of new powers introduced under the Building Safety Act, according to the Building Eng...

2024.01.21

The Heat Planning Act: momentum for the local heat transitio

2024-01-19 The new Heat Planning Act introduces an instrument for strategic planning of the heat transition at local level. It also stipulates for the first time what proportions of renewable energ...

 
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