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Solutions for Today's Environment

As part of our promise to create a better world, discover how Hussmann’s customer-focused solutions stay ahead in an ever-changing world of energy regulations and requirements.


Partnering to meet regulatory requirements

We continuously take steps to ensure compliance with all Department of Energy (DOE) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) standards and rules. Every six years the DOE reviews the conservation standards which impact Hussmann products.

Currently, display cases are manufactured to be compliant with the March 2017 DOE compliance date. Walk-in cooler/freezer components (WICF) have compliance dates of June 2017 for doors and 2020 for refrigeration. Hussmann and CRD WICF doors manufactured today are compliant with the most recent federal standards (June 2017).

New store installations with refrigerated systems for California beginning 1/1/2022 must not exceed 50 lbs of charge and use a refrigerant below 2,200 GWP. Systems greater than 50 lbs charge require refrigerants below 150 GWP. Existing store compliance for CA requires a reduced weighted average GWP of refrigerants used to less than 1,400 GWP for the fleet by 2030 or a 55% reduction of overall GHGP (charge not relevant).

CARB Sustainable Solutions

Learn more about regulations and how our product solutions address these needs!

Product Regulations Card

Regulatory Partners

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Protecting the public from the harmful effects of air pollution and developing programs and actions to fight climate change.
Learn More . California Air Resource Board (CARB)
SNAP was established under Section 612 of the Clean Air Act to identify and evaluate substitutes for ozone-depleting substances.
Learn More . EPA Significant New Alternate Policy (SNAP)
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The Department of Energy (DOE) sets minimum energy efficiency standards for the commercial refrigeration industry.
Learn More . U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
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U.S. Climate Alliance states are committed to taking real, on the ground action that urgently addresses the climate challenge.
Learn More . U.S. Climate Alliance
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Committed to improving the quality of life of Canadians by ensuring the country’s abundant natural resources are developed sustainably, competitively and inclusively.
Learn More . Natural Resources of Canada (NRCan)
Environment and Climate Change Canada informs Canadians about protecting and conserving our natural heritage, and ensuring a clean, safe and sustainable environment for present and future generations.
Learn More . Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC)

Sustainable Solutions

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Hussmann’s new microSC product portfolio consists of self-contained merchandisers that utilize R-290 (propane), a natural, non-toxic refrigerant that is environmentally safe.
View Details. microSC
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Hussmann's microDS is a micro distributed system that is water-cooled and only uses R-290 as the refrigerant, and is a self-contained, hermetically sealed unit.
View Details. microDS
Hussmann is proud to partner with LMP to bring industry leading transcritical CO2 systems to the North American market.
View Details. Purity Transcritical CO2 Systems
Hussmann is your go-to resource for identifying and capturing rebates.
View Details. Hussmann Rebate Program
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It’s time to start proactively managing your equipment and stop letting it reactively manage you.
View Details. StoreConnect
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Hussmann stands ready to help you navigate these regulations and plan for the coming years.
View Products . Clean Path to 2030 CARB Compliance
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With Insight, we are improving temperature performance to maximize food quality, freshness and shelf life.
View Details. Insight Merchandisers
Freedom Line
Giving you the flexibility of field installed refrigeration on top of the case or from a remote location
View Details. Freedom Line

Clean Path to Regulatory Compliance

The regulatory environment for food retailing is constantly changing. The rules and compliance issues can be very complex with several organizations providing guidelines for the industry to follow.

Hussmann CEO, Tim Figge, joins Matt Judkins for a discussion on how technology and innovation are propelling refrigeration manufacturers to meet the constantly evolving regulations with sustainable solutions. 

Additional Questions?

Contact Us
Ronald Shebik, Director of Government & Regulatory Affairs
Phone: 314-298-6483
E-mail: [email protected]