What Is Ozone Layer?

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The ozone layer is a layer in our Earth's atmosphere. It has a highly rich concentration of ozone, thus it's name, ozone layer. It absorbs about 93% of the sun's ultraviolet light, which can be harmful to life on Earth.
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the ozone layer traps greenhouse gases, which are essentail to life on earth, the reason we have global warming is that our ozone layer is starting to disapear due to polution. with
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The ozone layer is not "imbalanced" There is a region of low ozone concentration (the "ozone hole" that forms at the pole that has little-to-no UV from the Sun
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If you want life to survive on earth first let Ozone layer survive.
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Chlorofluorocarbon gases (CFCs) eat the ozone layer alive where we use it everyday for industrial processes although the ozone layer can repair Itself. Another answer: The number
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The ozone layer is an atmospheric layer located in the stratosphere.
The ozone layer absorbs 97-99% of the Sun's high frequency ultraviolet light, protecting life on earth from potential damage.
Ozone layer is protective layer in Atmosphere made up of O3. It filters out hazardous Ultra Violet radiation from Sun. It is found between 15km to 24km.
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