ozone-depleting

Translations

ozone-depleting

adj gasdie Ozonschicht abbauend
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The country has been at the forefront in its endeavours to phase out use of Ozone Depleting Substances (ODSs) Because, ridding the world of 13 different ozone-depleting substances (ODSs), including hydro-chloro-fluoro-carbons (HCFC) and chloro-fluoro-carbons (CFC), is critical to protecting the ozone layer, which protects all life on earth from adverse fallouts of the ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun and its spill-over effect of environment, the minister emphasised while addressing the high-level ministerial segment of the Joint 11th Conference of the Parties to the Vienna Convention and 29th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol held in Montreal, Canada.
He said ridding the world of 13 different ozone-depleting substances (ODSs), including hydro-chloro-fluoro-carbons (HCFC) and chloro-fluoro-carbons (CFC), was critical to protecting the ozone layer, which protected all life
Use of ozone-depleting gases such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) had cracked a hole in the ozone layer that protects us from the sun's harmful ultraviolet radiation.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday that a political commitment to manage hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) under the Montreal Protocol - in which it was agreed to phase out ozone-depleting chemicals - could be one of the biggest climate change victories in the lead-up to December's climate conference.
The bill aims to regulate the activities of individuals and legal entities making repairs and/or using refrigeration, air conditioning, fire fighting or anything that has to do with ozone-depleting substances.
WELLINGTON (CyHAN)- New Zealand government scientists said Thursday that an international treaty to stop the use of ozone-depleting gases was still working despite a study showing new damage to the ozone layer in the Northern Hemisphere.
In 1987, ozone-depleting substances contributed about ten gigatonnes of C[O.
During the twenty-first century, atmospheric ozone is expected to increase as ozone-depleting substances decline.
We have seen evidence of a decline in ozone-depleting substances over the past decade," Achim Steiner, the executive director of the UNEP, said at a press conference to launch the report.
KUWAIT, Sept 16 (KUNA) -- As the world observes International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer on Tuesday, September 16, the Environment Public Authority (EPA) stressed the importance of stopping the usage of ozone-depleting substances in the atmosphere.
New Zealand will phase out the ozone-depleting hydrofluorocarbons (HCFCs) by the end of 2014 in observance of the Montreal Protocol.
Signed in 1987, and amended a number of times since, the Protocol has done much to control ozone-depleting chemicals and replace them with safer alternatives.