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CGA Urges Delay in Sale of Federal Helium Reserve to Prevent Supply Chain Crisis

The Compressed Gas Association (CGA), representing a coalition of industries reliant on helium, urgently calls for the delay in the sale of of the Federal Helium Reserve System (FHR). The FHR is located in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas and provides 20% of US helium supply.

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CGA & Major Industry Associations Call on the White House to Halt Sale of Federal Helium Reserve System

In a united and urgent appeal to protect American industries, AdvaMed, the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA), the Compressed Gas Association (CGA), the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA), and the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) have jointly sent a letter to Dr. Lael Brainard, Director of the National Economic Council, calling for the suspension of the impending sale of the Federal Helium Reserve System (FHR).

2023 CGA Morris Gold Award Presented at CGA Canada Annual Meeting

The Morris Gold Award was presented to Alice Chen of VitalAire at the banquet held at the CGA Canada Annual Meeting in Toronto, Ontario Canada, September 12 & 13, 2023.

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CO2 Solutions Coalition Urges Clarity and Support from the United States Treasury

In a proactive move aimed at maintaining the steady supply of Carbon Dioxide (CO2), the CO2 Solutions Coalition, composed of CO2 Suppliers, and end users, under the leadership of the Compressed Gas Association (CGA), has submitted a formal letter to the United States Treasury seeking guidance that aligns with the congressional vision for incentivizing CO2 utilization while addressing specific regulatory concerns.

CGA Safety Award Winners

On the evening of April 25, 2023, the Compressed Gas Association (CGA) announced the winners of our prestigious safety awards during the CGA Annual Meeting.

IHC Meeting No. 52 Meeting Update

The IHC held its 52nd meeting on February 28 – March 1, 2023 in Singapore. The International Harmonization Council (IHC) is a group of industry associations that work cooperatively to manage the global harmonization of industry standards.

CGA Member, Jennifer Hamilton, Nominated to Serve as Chair of the US TAG for ISO/TC 197

Jennifer is the point of contact for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Partnership’s reciprocal membership with CGA. Within CGA, Jennifer participates in various hydrogen-specific projects and committees, including: CGA’s Hydrogen Technology Committee, CGA’s Hazardous Materials Codes Committee, CGA’s EWP: Position on Liquid Hydrogen System Separation Distances.

Greg DeVincentis Honored with IOMA International Harmonization Award

CGA is pleased to congratulate Greg DeVincentis of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. as the recipient of the 2022 IOMA International Harmonization Award! This prestigious award was created by the International Oxygen Manufacturer’s Association (IOMA) Global Committee in 2005 to recognize significant and distinguished service to the international harmonization process.

CGA Applauds Passage of Historic Inflation Reduction Act

This groundbreaking legislative package addresses a wide range of issues, including a $369 billion investment in climate and energy policies and many tax incentives for hydrogen.