India Slaps Duties On Coolant From China, Japan
Indian newspaper the Economic Times reported that the country's Department of Revenue, a part of the Finance Ministry, had announced duties on the gas, known as 1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane or R-134a.
According to the paper, the duties will range from 69 cents to $1.41 per kilogram and will remain in place for five years unless revoked earlier.
R-134a is primarily used in home refrigerators...
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