PEARL RIVER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hudson Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDSN) has announced that Riyaz Papar, PE, CEM - Director of Global Energy Services for the Company, has been elevated to the Fellow Grade of membership in ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers). ASHRAE is a global society of engineering professionals whose mission is to advance the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC&R) to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world. Mr. Papar’s elevation to Fellow Grade is in recognition of his having achieved distinction and having made substantial contributions in the HVAC&R industry for the past 25 years.
To be elevated to the Fellow Grade, individuals must be a full grade member of the organization for at least ten years, be nominated by another member with support from current Fellows and sponsors, and undergo a peer review by the ASHRAE Honors and Awards Committee. An individual elevated to Fellow Grade is seen by his/her peers as a person of excellence and as having made substantial contributions to the industry which had a notable, unique and positive impact in HVAC&R industry.
Kevin Zugibe, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Hudson Technologies, commented, “We congratulate Riyaz on having achieved this distinction from ASHRAE in recognition of his exceptional contributions to our industry and particularly his achievements in the area of energy efficiency and performance optimization. At Hudson, we are well aware of his distinction and of his talents and expertise, which have benefitted the development of our Global Energy Services capabilities and growth.”
About Hudson Technologies
Hudson Technologies, Inc. is a leading provider of innovative solutions to recurring problems within the refrigeration industry. Hudson's proprietary RefrigerantSide® Services increase operating efficiency and energy savings, and remove moisture, oils and other contaminants frequently found in the refrigeration circuits of large comfort cooling and process refrigeration systems. Performed at a customer's site as an integral part of an effective scheduled maintenance program or in response to emergencies, RefrigerantSide® Services offer significant savings to customers due to their ability to be completed rapidly and at higher purity levels, and can be utilized while the customer's system continues to operate. In addition, the Company sells refrigerants and provides traditional reclamation services to the commercial and industrial air conditioning and refrigeration markets. For further information on Hudson, please visit the Company's web site at www.hudsontech.com.