Commodity Classification Standards Board (CCSB) Freight Reclassification

Issue Overview The transportation industry is responding to reduced capacity in two ways, both of which are increasing costs, especially […]


Hydrofluorocarbons (HFC)

Issue Overview NAFEM members who manufacture or sell commercial refrigeration equipment in Canada would be required to reduce the use […]


Automatic Commercial Ice Makers Energy Consumption Standards

Issue Overview The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a final rule on new energy consumption standards for certain commercial […]


U.S. and Canada Energy Efficiency Alignment

Issue Overview Natural Resources Canada’s (NRCan) Office of Energy Efficiency has issued a proposal to align Canada’s Energy Efficiency Regulations […]


Import Data Collection Requirements

Issue Overview The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has proposed a rule requiring importers of a variety of products and […]


California updates plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Air Resources Board (CARB) has recommended that the State phase down hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerants commonly […]


California Environmental Protection Agency Air Resources Board (CARB)

Proposed strategy to reduce short-lived climate pollutants California has joined a worldwide movement to help stall climate change by limiting […]


Manufacturer concerns expressed at NAFEM regulatory reform roundtable in D.C.

Commercial foodservice equipment and supplies manufacturers took another step to engage in the Trump Administration’s regulatory reform process when NAFEM […]


Department of Energy

Walk-in coolers/freezers (DOE/WIC/WIF) The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has extended the deadline by when members must meet new energy […]


NAFEM comments to DOE on ways to reduce regulatory burden

As required by Executive Order 13777 offsetting the number and cost of new regulations, the U.S. Department of Energy (USDOE) is seeking […]