Honeywell to seek high court review of HFC ruling

February 6, 2018
The chemical company Honeywell plans to ask the Supreme Court to review a lower court ruling limiting EPA's authority to regulate hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerants that act as potent greenhouse gases, arguing the ruling would slow the industry's move toward more climate-friendly alternatives. The company's Feb. 6 announcement, reported by RAC Magazine , comes in response to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia's Jan. 26 decision not to reconsider an August split panel ruling that restricted...

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