TITLE

Recovering the Ozone

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Oct2003, Vol. 70 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the effects of a worldwide reduction in chlorofluorocarbon pollution on the rate at which ozone is being destroyed in the upper stratosphere. Decline in the levels of ozone-destroying chlorine; Protection offered by ozone to the Earth from harmful ultraviolet radiation; Destruction of the protective ozone layer caused by the chlorine released into the stratosphere from chlorofluorocarbons.
ACCESSION #
10891285

 

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