The Climate Protection Partnership Division of the U.S. EPA has partnered with the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide for monthly informational webinars throughout 2010. These webinars are focused on informing the mobile A/C community on environmental best practices for servicing mobile A/C systems and demystifying current and proposed regulations. Webinars that have already taken place are archived and available for viewing on the MACS website at this link: http://bit.ly/brV6AC.
The October 2010 free webinar is scheduled for Thursday, October 21 at 1:30pm EDT. SAE interior climate control standards committee chairman and MACS technical advisor Ward Atkinson will discuss SAE standards related to HFO-1234yf refrigerant systems and service.
You must have a computer with internet access to receive this webinar. Visit the MACS website at www.macsw.org for notice of future informational webinars and access to archived webinars. MACS also maintains e-communication pages on www.linkedin.com, twitter.com/MACS_Worldwide, Facebook.com/MACSW and a blog at http://macsworldwide.wordpress.com.
Learn how your shop can be recognized for following proper environmental procedures for mobile A/C service and repair. Visit www.macsw.org to become aware of the Climate Protection Pledge.
Founded in 1981, the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) is the leading non-profit trade association for the mobile air conditioning, heating and engine cooling system segment of the automotive aftermarket. MACS represents a growing membership in North America and 47 countries around the world, and is affiliated with the Vehicle Air Conditioning Specialists of Australia (VASA). MACS also provides information and services to more than 60,000 industry shops, suppliers and technicians. The Society serves the industry through informational tools, self-paced educational materials, leader-led training clinics, advocacy and other member services. Since 1991, MACS has assisted more than one million technicians to comply with 1990 Clean Air Act requirements for certification in refrigerant recovery and recycling to protect the environment. To learn more about MACS Worldwide and the upcoming 31st Annual Convention and Trade Show, to be held January 27-29, 2011 in Orlando, FL, at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort , visit our website at www.macsw.org .