Our work

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Our projects

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Providing the missing piece in Dominican Republic

Status: Complete

tCO2e avoided: 23,656.86

In 2020, as part of our efforts toward helping the environment, Tradewater International developed a project in Dominican Republic.

Eliminating CFC Stockpiles in Ghana

Status: Complete

tCO2e avoided: 150,000

In 2017, Tradewater developed the first refrigerant collection and destruction project in Africa.

“We believe that the offsets offered by Tradewater are highly credible and that purchasing Tradewater offsets has a direct link to decreasing the amount of GHGs in the atmosphere.”

Giving Green

“We might be able to save between 1.5% and 2% of human CO2 emissions, by using this method”

Dr. Tamsin Edwards, Climate Scientist from King’s College, London.

“They doggedly track, trap and destroy rogue gases before they can escape and cause climate havoc.”

Tom Heap, BBC.

“Refrigerant recovery has immense mitigation potential. After being carefully removed and stored, refrigerants can be purified for reuse or transformed into other chemicals that do not cause warming.”

Paul Hawken, Drawdown.

News and events

Tradewater’s approach to fighting back against climate change has been featured in publications such as National Geographic, BBC, and other global media outlets. To learn more about why our work is considered a vital climate solution visit our media page and discover the articles, podcasts, and global events we’re highlighted in.

Tradewater hosts Side Event at MOP34

Tradewater hosted a Side Event on the topic of “Opportunities and constraints to dispose of ODS refrigerant remnant stockpiles” on October 31, 2022

“Hunt for the red canister: Climate killing gas worth searching for” – Daily Sabah (2021)

Article “Hunt for the red canister: Climate killing gas worth searching for” – Daily Sabah (2021) LINK HERE A Daily Sabah article, written by the Associated French Press (AFP), “Hunt for the red canister: Climate killing gas worth searching for”, explores the work that Tradewater’s United States operations does to seek refrigerant, and what happens …

Tradewater at South Africa’s Green Building Convention, 2021

Tradewater held a virtual booth at 2021’s Green Building Convention, in South Africa.

Side Event on MOP33 hosted by Tradewater

Tradewater hosted a Side Event on the Thirty-Third Meeting of the Parties (MOP) of the Montreal Protocol.

BBC Books’ “39 Ways to Save the Planet” by Tom Heap (2021) Launch

Tradewater’s work is being featured on BBC Books’ “39 Ways to Save the Planet”, by Tom Heap.

“Ways to save the planet: Fridge detectives”, BBC (2021)

If you want to know why they call us the “Fridge detectives”, listen to this episode of “People fixing the world” podcast.

“Why Refrigerators Are So Hard To Recycle”, Business Insider (2021)

If you want to learn more about the importance of refrigerant management and what Tradewater’s doing worldwide to help the environment, watch the video, we’re sure you’ll enjoy it!

Tradewater at “Refriaméricas” event

This event, dedicated to the air conditioning and refrigeration industry, was held on November 10th and 11th, in Costa Rica.

“The best climate solution you’ve never heard of”, BBC (2021)

BBC’s Tom Heap calls us “The Chill Hunters” in an episode of his podcast. Listen to it to find out why.

“Sell Me Your Climate Bombs”, Planet Money (2020)

Find out what we do to stop climate bombs from exploding on this episode of the “Planet Money” podcast.

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