Major Climate Deal to Curb Potent Greenhouse Gas

Research first appeared in the early 1970s concerning how chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) and hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) contributed to the destruction of Earth’s protective ozone layer. At the time, CFCs were abundant in the developed world; commonly used in refrigeration, air conditioning, fire protection, aerospace, electronics, and agriculture. Because of the unique and lethal threat posed by ozone depletion, nations from […]