John Kerr posted in atmospheric chemistry • cfc • ozone • VSLS on February 19th, 2015.
Scientists report that chemicals that are not controlled by a United Nations treaty designed to protect the Ozone Layer are contributing to ozone depletion. In the new study, published in Nature Geoscience, UK scientists also report that the atmospheric abundance of one of these ‘very short-lived substances’ (VSLSs), dichloromethane, is growing rapidly. VSLSs, which includes gases […]
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