CHA News Article

Refrigerant Management Program Registration, Reporting Deadline March 1

CHA reminds hospitals with medium and large refrigeration systems that they must submit their 2015 annual reports and implementation fee to the California Air Resources Board’s (ARB) Refrigerant Management Program by March 1. To access the ARB online Refrigerant Registration and Reporting tool, known as R3, visit ARB’s Refrigerant Management Program requires the upcoming annual report for hospitals with large and medium refrigeration systems — those with 200 pounds of refrigerant or more — to include calendar year 2014 refrigeration system leak inspections, leak repairs and other system servicing.

For more details on the requirements of the regulation, visit Additional questions can be directed to ARB through email at or by calling (916) 324-2517.