Another great edition of ATMO America brought important discussions around key topics with a special focus on food retail, cold chain and Latin America.

We’re proud to share the media coverage and articles in focus that can be accessed via the links below. You’ll also find all the presentations slides here.

All the presentations are already available here.

Stay tuned for upcoming articles and news on our industry websites and, as well as on

See you next year at ATMO America 2021!


Epta to Begin Manufacturing Transcritical Systems in Argentina this Year Epta Argentina, a subsidiary of Italian OEM Epta Group, will begin to manufacture transcritical CO₂ systems in its factory in Rosario. Read more

Emerson Controls Help CO Installations Succeed in Brazil During Lockdown XeCO₂ platform allows remote monitoring and cuts energy consumption in two store retrofits. Read more.

ATMO Keynoter: NatRefs and Efficient Cooling need to be “Joined Up” There needs to be a better alignment between the transition to natural refrigerants and the adoption of more energy efficient cooling equipment. Read more

California Issues Final Proposal GWP Rules Before December CARB VoteThe California Air Resources Board released its last public proposal on GWP restrictions on refrigerants used in refrigeration and air conditioning equipment. Read more

Argentine Retailer La Anónima Commits to Transcritical CO₂ Grupo Bimbo also moves to NatRefs, while Ecuadorian floral farm retrofits with R290, as LATAM end users describe strategies at ATMOsphere America.Read more

Bimbo Bakeries USA Installs First NatRef System for Fresh Bakeries With commissioning this week, the ammonia/CO₂/glycol system is expected to save US$30,000 annually compared to conventional systems. Read more

LATAM Governments Cite NatRef Advances Government representatives from Columbia, Costa Rica and Chile described advances in natural refrigeration adoption in their countries. Read more

Canadian Seafood Processor Replaces Freon with CO Transcritical CO₂ transcritical was the natural refrigerant system of choice for a seafood processing facility in eastern Canada seeking to replace its freon system this year Read more

Quebec Supermarket Cuts Energy Costs via Heat Reclaimed from CO System A Quebec supermarket has realized thousands of dollars in energy savings per month using a transcritical CO₂ system rack system with heat recovery Read more