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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 a volatile derivative of methane, ethane, and  ...

CFCs - NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory - National ...

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Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are nontoxic, nonflammable chemicals containing atoms of carbon, chlorine, and fluorine. They are used in the manufacture of ...

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 is the effect of chlorofluorocarbons? | eNotes

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

Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) - Enviropedia

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Chlorofluorocarbons or CFCs (also known as Freon) are non-toxic, non- flammable and non-carcinogenic. They contain fluorine atoms, carbon atoms and  ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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  ...

CFC substitutes: Good for the ozone layer, bad for climate ...

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Feb 24, 2012 ... The Montreal Protocol led to a global phase-out of most substances that deplete the ozone layer, such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs). A happy ...

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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) - 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 ...

CFCs (Chlorofluorocarbons) Facts, information, pictures ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about CFCs (Chlorofluorocarbons) at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about CFCs ...