There are many changes coming starting January 1, 2018 regarding Section 608 of the Clean Air Act. Some of the top changes are listed below:
1. You must be a Section 608 certified technician to purchase HFC refrigerant.
2. Refrigerant distributors may only sell HFC refrigerants to certified technicians and must maintain records for those sales.
3. You must be a Section 608 certified technician to open HFC appliances.