The Ozone Layer: Ozone Depletion, Recovery in a Changing Climate, and the "World Avoided"

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This brochure describes the role of ozone in the stratosphere, and the effect it has on ultraviolet light, as well as how the Montreal Protocol and subsequent laws have affected ozone-depleting pollutants in the atmosphere.

Creator(s): U.S. Global Change Research Program
Creation Date: 2008  
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UNT Libraries
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Environmental Policy Collection
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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: 2008
Description:

This brochure describes the role of ozone in the stratosphere, and the effect it has on ultraviolet light, as well as how the Montreal Protocol and subsequent laws have affected ozone-depleting pollutants in the atmosphere.

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2 p. : col. ill.

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Keyword(s): climate change | ozone | global warming | environmental policies | environmental laws
Added Title: Findings and Summary of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program Synthesis and Assessment Product 2.4
Added Title: Trends in Emissions of Ozone-Depleting Substances, Ozone Layer Recovery, and Implications for Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure
Series Title: Synthesis and Assessment Product
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UNT Libraries
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Environmental Policy Collection
Relation: http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc12023
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