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Ozone-depleting Substances and Halocarbon Alternatives Regulations (SOR/2016-137)

Regulations are current to 2020-01-08 and last amended on 2019-01-01. Previous Versions

SCHEDULE 1.1(Subsections 64.4(1) and (2) and 65.02(1))

Products Containing or Designed to Contain an HFC Used as a Refrigerant

Column 1Column 2Column 3Column 4
ItemProductUseDateGlobal Warming Potential (GWP) Limit of Refrigerant Used in Product
1Stand-alone medium-temperature refrigeration system: self-contained refrigeration system with components that are integrated within its structure and that is designed to maintain an internal temperature ≥ 0°C
  • (a) Commercial or industrial

January 1, 20201 400
  • (b) Residential

January 1, 2025150
2Stand-alone low-temperature refrigeration system: self-contained refrigeration system with components that are integrated within its structure and that is designed to maintain an internal temperature < 0°C but not < -50°C
  • (a) Commercial or industrial

January 1, 20201 500
  • (b) Residential

January 1, 2025150
3Centralized refrigeration system: refrigeration system with a cooling evaporator in the refrigerated space connected to a compressor rack located in a machinery room and to a condenser located outdoors, and that is designed to maintain an internal temperature at ≥ -50°CCommercial or industrialJanuary 1, 20202 200
4condensing unit: refrigeration system with at a cooling evaporator in the refrigerated space connected to a compressor and condenser unit that are located in a different location, and that is designed to maintain an internal temperature at ≥ -50°CCommercial or industrialJanuary 1, 20202 200
5chiller: refrigeration or air-conditioning system that has a compressor, an evaporator and a secondary coolant, other than an absorption chillerCommercial or industrialJanuary 1, 2025750
6mobile refrigeration system: refrigeration system that is normally attached to or installed in, or operates in or with a means of transportationCommercial or industrialJanuary 1, 20252 200
  • SOR/2017-216, s. 16, err., Vol. 152, No. 11
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