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 European Union Submission

​In response to decision XXVI/8 on measures to facilitate the monitoring of trade in HCFCs and substituting substances, the European Union introduced specific customs codes for HFCs and HFC containing blends. These codes, contained in Chapters 29 and 38 of the EU Combined Nomenclature, apply since 1 January 2016:
 
http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=OJ%3AL%3A2015%3A285%3ATOC
 
For ease of reference, the changes to the Combined Nomenclature are marked in unofficial extracts of the relevant chapters.