Representatives of the air conditioning industry have cautioned the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) that continuation of tariffs on steel will encourage U.S. companies to move manufacturing facilities abroad.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has introduced a new site-specific targeting (SST) plan that will target approximately 3,200 high-hazard worksites for unannounced comprehensive safety and health inspections over the coming year.
A U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California has issued a permanent injunction enjoining the California Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commission (CEC) from enforcing its appliance marking, information filing, and compliance regulations.
In a filing June 9 with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is investigating the sale of 22 refrigerant products to non-licensed individuals.
Embraco, a manufacturer of hermetic compressors for refrigeration, and Bristol Compressors Inc., a producer of air conditioning compressors for the world market, announced an alliance for worldwide distribution of refrigeration and air conditioner compressors.