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Chlorofluorocarbon

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A chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) is an organic compound that contains only carbon, chlorine, and fluorine, produced as volatile derivative of methane, ethane, and ...

CFCs - The Ozone Hole

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CFCs. Chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) is an organic compound that contains carbon, chlorine, and fluorine, produced as a volatile derivative of methane and ethane.

Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) | Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

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Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), hydrofluorocarbons (HCFCs) and halons destroy the earth's protective ozone layer, which shields the earth from harmful ultraviolet  ...

What are CFCs? | Reference.com

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CFCs, also known as chlorofluorocarbons, are compounds that are most commonly used as refrigerants, propellants and solvents. Best known as "Freon," CFCs ...

CFCs

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The chlorofluorocarbons (or CFCs for short) have recently received a great deal of attention, and notoriety, as a result of being implicated in the destruction of the  ...

CFCs: Definition, Properties & Uses - Video & Lesson Transcript ...

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This lesson covers the properties and uses of CFCs and will explain some of the unintended consequences of CFCs. This lesson will also cover...

Tox Town - Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) - Toxic chemicals and ...

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Mar 31, 2016 ... What are chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)? Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are a group of manufactured chemical compounds that contain chlorine, ...

What are CFCs? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK

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Aug 26, 2016 ... Chlorofluorocarbons, of CFCs, are chemical compounds developed as an alternative to more dangerous chemicals for a variety of applications.

What is the effect of chlorofluorocarbons? | eNotes

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Jan 10, 2010 ... CFCs or chlorofluorocarbons are organic compounds that found large scale application in refrigerants few decades ago. However, it was found ...

Ozone Depletion | Chlorofluorcarbons | CFCs | Stratospheric Ozone

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Man-made CFCs are the main cause of stratospheric ozone depletion. CFCs have a lifetime of about 20 to 100 years, and consequently one free chlorine atom ...

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Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) - NOAA Earth System Research ...

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Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs). (published in The Chapman & Hall Encyclopedia of Environmental Science, edited by David E. Alexander and Rhodes W.

Where do CFCs come from? | Reference.com

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Other CFCs are released into the atmosphere by the industries that produce and use them and products containing them. CFCs do not have any known natural ...

Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) - Pollutant Fact Sheet

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Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are a group of compounds which contain the elements chlorine, fluorine and carbon. At room temperatures, they are usually ...