Ozone Depletion describes two distinct but related phenomena observed since
the late 1970's: ..... At this time, ozone at ground level is produced mainly by the
action of UV ... Recent research ...
13/10/2016Commission announces new €3 million project to kick-start HFC
action; 22/09/2016EU calling for ambitious HFC amendment under the Montreal
Apr 22, 2016 ... Since about 1975, scientists have detected a severe drop in ozone concentration
in the layer over the Antarctica each spring. The situation then ...
... governments share responsibility for protecting the ozone layer. ... The B.C.
Government passed the Ozone Depleting Substances Regulation in 1993 to ... to
implement Canada's National Action Plan, which includes phaseout dates for ...
with these chemicals must be an “approved person” as defined in the regulation.
EPA in recent years revised standards for five of the six common pollutants
subject to ... EPA strengthened the air quality standards for ground-level ozone in
October .... carbon pollution from power plants that takes real action on climate
change. ... cancer risks above ten in a million, and that almost 14 million people
in more ...
Just as sunscreen helps protect your skin from getting burned, ozone up high ...
To see current levels of ozone over the South Pole, go to: ozonewatch.gsfc.nasa.
gov/ ... People often confuse the ozone hole with global warming, but they are
two different problems ... And remember, lots of small steps add up to big
Sep 15, 2014 ... This is big news: an example of international action to resolve a ... He's not the
first one to ask what the ozone-protecting treaty means for ... a hole in the
atmosphere and scientists could present this in a simple, ... that preys
predominantly on the epidermises of white people. ... L.A. is trying to clean it up...
The thin layer of ozone has been formed in the stratosphere by the action of solar
radiation ... These reports attracted international interest among the people and
the Governments ... At present there are 95 chemicals controlled by the Protocol:
What is being done to protect us from the depletion of the ozone layer? ... in
ongoing Montreal Protocol negotiations, ensuring that further actions to protect
the ozone layer are scientifically ... people who acquire, possess, dispose of or
Sep 21, 2012 ... That's the treaty that saved the ozone layer, saved millions of lives, and avoided a
... That would have condemned millions of people worldwide to die from skin ...
followed the science and settled our lawsuit with a plan of action. ... Despite the
current stand-off on HFCs, the Montreal Protocol is proof positive ...