Emergency Release Reporting Requirements for Anhydrous Ammonia Refrigeration Facilities, RETA

Bill Lape’s article clarifies the reporting requirements for facilities that utilize anhydrous ammonia for their refrigerant and offers guidance for compliance with these regulations. The two primary regulations that govern release reporting are the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act, otherwise known as EPCRA, and the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, & Liability Act, otherwise known as CERCLA.

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Meet the author: Bill Lape is Project Director for SCS Engineers. Bill is a Certified Industrial
Refrigeration Operator, a Certified Refrigeration Service Technician, and a member of the National Board of Directors of the Refrigerating Engineers and Technicians Association.