Association of Manufacturers of Domestic Appliances
Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Contractors
The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers
Cambridge Refrigeration Technology
The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations
The British Frozen Food Association
The Cold Storage And Distribution Federation
The Building and Engineering Services Association
The Institute of Refrigeration


The Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Industry Board provides a central forum for all sectors and interests which fall within or are served by the air conditioning and refrigeration industry.

Its member organisations represent manufacturers, distributors, contractors, consulting engineers, specifiers, end users, training providers, researchers and others with a direct interest in the environmentally friendly and cost effective provision and use of refrigeration, air conditioning and mechanical ventilation equipment.

F Gas Training 2015 Clarification - 29/8/2014

F Gas Training & Certification for Individuals in 2015 DEFRA and the Environment Agency have confirmed that existing individual F Gas Certificates issued in accordance with the 2006 F Gas... read more

Programme for F Gas Conference available - 29/8/2014

ACRIB is organising a one day conference to provide updates and clarity on the new F Gas Requirements.  The programme is below. Book on line at - price just... read more

Use of R22 systems after 2015 under the ODS Regulations - 26/8/2014

The following is an extract from the DEFRA publication RAC08 (2012) on R22 phase out available at "From 1st January 2015 it will be illegal to use any HCFCs to service RAC... read more