CFC


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CFC

abbr.
chlorofluorocarbon

CFC

abbreviation for
(Elements & Compounds) chlorofluorocarbon

CFC

chlorofluorocarbon.

CFC

Abbreviation of chlorofluorocarbon See under fluorocarbon.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.CFC - a fluorocarbon with chlorine; formerly used as a refrigerant and as a propellant in aerosol cans; "the chlorine in CFCs causes depletion of atmospheric ozone"
HCFC, hydrochlorofluorocarbon - a fluorocarbon that is replacing chlorofluorocarbon as a refrigerant and propellant in aerosol cans; considered to be somewhat less destructive to the atmosphere
pollutant - waste matter that contaminates the water or air or soil
fluorocarbon - a halocarbon in which some hydrogen atoms have been replaced by fluorine; used in refrigerators and aerosols
Freon - any one or more chlorofluorocarbons (or related compounds) that are used as an aerosol propellant, organic solvent, or refrigerant
greenhouse emission, greenhouse gas - a gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect by absorbing infrared radiation
Translations

CFC

N ABBR =chlorofluorocarbonCFC m

CFC

[ˌsiːɛfˈsiː] n abbr (=chlorofluorocarbon) → CFC m

CFC

abbr of chlorofluorocarbonFCKW m

CFC

[ˌsiːɛfˈsiː] n abbr =chlorofluorocarbon CFCs nplCFC m
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shareholders of a CFC are currently taxed on their pro rata share of the CFC's subpart F income (Sec.
In November 2003, the EIA exposed the shadowy world of this illegal trade when it broke a CFC smuggling operation in Singapore.
The series includes praying with the participants for an outpouring of the Holy Spirit and culminates in the participants making a covenant with God by joining CFC if they choose.
CFC trial balance data (Schedule C--Income Statement, Schedule F--Balance Sheet, Schedule H--Current Earnings and Profits) reporting should be accomplished by using standard reports generated from standard tax preparation software program, thus eliminating the need to separately complete these schedules.
They indicate that releases of CFC from the cubes were, per unit volume, 100 to 10,000 times as great as those reported for relatively large, intact foam pieces.
Here's where the flourishing trade in illegal refrigerant comes in: CFC production not only continues in developing countries, it is dirt cheap to buy.
Attorney General Janet Reno also vowed that the Clinton administration will expand a crackdown on illegal imports of the chlorofluorocarbons, or CFCs, including the type commonly known by the brand name Freon.
Nearly four months after the last CFC was produced, it is obvious that many building owners and managers are content to pay the price.
The specific type of subpart F income involved in Brown Group was foreign base company sales income, or income from the sale of property that was manufactured and sold or purchased for use outside the country in which the CFC was organized.
In 1994 third quarter capital markets activity, CFC received net proceeds of $1.
of Brazil reports on neutron activation analysis as a quick, non-destructive method for determining content of CFCs, HCFCs or HFCs in rigid foams either in the gaseous phase or dissolved in the foam cell walls.