Refrigeration service technicians point out the need to keep up to date with what is happening elsewhere that could affect them. So, from time to time, we like to bring readers up to date on some news items related to refrigeration regulatory and safety issues.
First, attention needs to be paid to the changing landscape regarding refrigeration equipment energy efficiencies. The refrigeration sector continues to wend its way through new rules governing the efficiency of commercial refrigeration equipment including walk-in coolers and freezers. It is a complicated process because different regulations apply to different types of equipment and their respective sizes.