How to Reclaim Refrigerant?

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It is not advised that the average person attempt to reclaim refrigerant. The Environmental Protection Agency make recovery by untrained individuals illegal. In order to reclaim refrigerant a person must be a certified HVAC technician. Without this no person is authorized to reclaim refrigerant. As such, the steps will not be listed here. An HVAC trained person will be taught the process in their course of study. HVAC trained individuals should follow the guidelines offered in their course of study.
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The Clean Air Act requires that EPA establish standards for the recovery , on-site recycling and off-site reclamation of refrigerants, including alternatives accepted under SNAP.
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The freon will break down the ozone layer and add to global warming.
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Reclaimed refrigerants are normally packaged in the same industry standard size cylinders and drums that new refrigerants from the producers use.
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