TITLE

Green party warns against pest gas

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/2/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 37, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the concern of New Zealand's Green Party toward the use of chemicals in the country which is quickly depleting the ozone layer. The political party blamed methyl bromide, an odourless gas used to control pest problems, as the main source of the ozone-depletion problem. The Green Party highlighted that use of the chemical has increased by 50% between 1996 and 2004.
ACCESSION #
22757081

 

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