SOUTH COAST AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 1415 - REDUCTION OF REFRIGERANT EMISSIONS FROM STATIONARY REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEMS
(Adopted June 7, 1991)(Amended October 14, 1994)

(a) Purpose

The purpose of this rule is to reduce emissions of Class I and Class II refrigerants from stationary refrigeration and air conditioning systems by requiring persons subject to this rule to reclaim, recover, or recycle refrigerant and to minimize refrigerant leakage.

(b) Applicability

This rule is applicable to any person who owns or operates a refrigeration system, as defined in this rule. This rule is also applicable to any person who installs, replaces, services, disposes, audits, or relocates a refrigeration system, to any person who services or maintains recycling and recovery equipment, and to any person who recycles, recovers, reclaims, or sells refrigerant. All amendments to this rule adopted as of October 14, 1994 shall take effect as of October 14, 1994.

(c) For purposes of this rule, the following definitions shall apply:

(d) Requirements

(e) Recordkeeping