TITLE

New research may change ozone depletion numbers crunching

AUTHOR(S)
Mader, Robert P.
PUB. DATE
December 1995
SOURCE
Contractor Magazine;Dec95, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that conventional models on ozone depletion have been skewed by an unexpected discovery in stratospheric chemistry. Stratospheric ozone's reaction with carbon dioxide; Problems with the original method used to study the stratosphere; Need to account for energy use.
ACCESSION #
9512294048

 

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