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Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Global CFC production
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), along with other chlorine- and bromine-containing compounds, have been implicated in the accelerated depletion of ozone in the Earth's stratosphere. CFCs were developed in the early 1930s and are used in a variety of industrial, commercial, and household applications.