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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chlorofluorocarbon

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

www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/hats/publictn/elkins/cfcs.html

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

www.theozonehole.com/cfc.htm

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

study.com/academy/lesson/cfcs-definition-properties-uses.html

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

toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/text_version/chemicals.php?id=9

Apr 19, 2017 ... Chlorofluorocarbons have been banned since 1996 because they destroy the ozone layer. What are chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)?.

www.scientificamerican.com/article/chlorofluorocarbons-cfcs

Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are heavier than air, so how do scientists suppose that these chemicals reach the altitude of the ozone layer to adversely affect it? 1.

apps.sepa.org.uk/spripa/Pages/SubstanceInformation.aspx?pid=114

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

www.ozone-hole.org.uk/05.php

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 ...

www.enotes.com/homework-help/what-effect-chlorofluorocarbon-129109

Jan 10, 2010 ... These kinds of chemicals (often called CFCs) were a very hot topic in environmentalism about twenty years ago or so. They are no longer ...

www.britannica.com/science/chlorofluorocarbon

Nov 5, 2013 ... chlorofluorocarbon (CFC): any of several organic compounds composed of carbon, fluorine, and chlorine. When CFCs also contain hydrogen ...