Ozone-Eating Chemical Emissions Rising Despite Ban
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 () An ozone-depleting chemical that has been banned for 20 years is rising; scientists say there's more of it - not less - going into the atmosphere and they don't know where it is coming from.
CFC-11 isn't leaving the atmosphere as quickly as it should.
A new study shows a shocking spike in emissions for an ozone-depleting chemical... Popular Science - ScienceAlso reported by •Seattle Times
CFC-11 is an ozone-depleting chemical that's been under an international ban since 2010. But there's been a surprising increase of the chemical in the ozone by 25 percent since 2012. Almost no CFC-11.. Source: Wochit -
New research published in the journal Nature details findings that posit somewhere in East Asia is producing a banned ozone depleting chemical.
According to the BBC, CFC-11 was used in the 1930s as.. Source: TomoNews US -