Total CFC ban needed to halt global warming

September 1990
New Scientist;9/8/90, Vol. 127 Issue 1733, p37
Reports on a study by University of Münster scientists on the reduction of global warming by the year 2050 if chlorofluorocarbons (CFC) are phased out completely. Control of the emission of some CFC under the Montreal Protocol; Scientist James Lovelock's suggestion in 1973 that the warming effect of CFC might be a more important problem in the long term than any damage that the chemicals might wreak on the Earth's ozone layer.


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