- Tenth annual montreal protocol gets underway in Cairo. Hess, Glenn // Chemical Market Reporter;11/23/98, Vol. 254 Issue 21, p36
Highlights the 10th annual Montreal Protocol, held in Cairo, Egypt on November 1998, an event focusing on the protection of the ozone layer. Issues tackled during the conference; Overview on the efforts of seminar delegates to update international guidelines for protecting the ozone layer;...
- Resorting to Destruction. Powell, Peter // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;3/8/2010, Vol. 239 Issue 10, p21
The article offers information on the review conducted by the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP) of the United Nations on technologies for the destruction of ozone-depleting substances.
- Methyl Bromide Phaseout Extended. // American Nurseryman;12/15/1998, Vol. 188 Issue 12, p16
Reports the extension of the methyl bromide phaseout from 2001 to 2005 in the United States. Role of the Environmental Protection Agency on the bromomethane phaseout extension; Details on the 1997 Montreal Protocol; Addition of methyl bromide to the Class I ozone depleting substance list in 1993.
- The Global Debate On The Phasedown Of HFC Refrigerants. Wilkins, Robert // Engineered Systems;Dec2011, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p38
The article focuses on the global debate among environmental advocates and regulatory agencies on the phasedown of hydrofluorocarbon (HCF) refrigerants which have global warming potentials (GWP). It mentions that 91 countries led by the U.S., Canada and Mexico are supporting the Montreal...
- Nations Agree to Accelerate HCFC Phaseout. Sissell, Kara // Chemical Week;10/3/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 32, p51
The article reports that more than 180 nations have agreed to speed up the phaseout of hydrofluorocarbons (HCFCs) by amending certain provisions in the 1987 Montreal Protocol treaty on ozone depleting, which bans ozone-depleting substances. According to United Nations (UN) officials, HCFCs,...
- Meeting maps phaseout schedules. // American School & University;Feb96, Vol. 68 Issue 6, p3
Reports that the chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) and hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) phaseout schedules were reviewed by the Parties to the Montreal Protocol at a meeting in Vienna, Austria. Decision to retain production of HCFCs by developed countries; Reduction of the allowable quantity of HCFCs that...
- The lessons of Montreal. French, Hilary F. // World Watch;Sep/Oct97, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p2
Editorial. Looks at the Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone layer, which is a landmark in international environmental diplomacy. Reference to chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs); Plan of diplomats to complete negotiations on the Kyoto Protocol to the climate change convention in...
- Good-bye, CFCs; hello, tomorrow. Skaer, Mark P. // Engineered Systems;Dec95, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p6
Comments on the use of chlorofluorocarbons (CFC) refrigerants. Phase-out; CFC policy of the Montreal Protocol; Concern on the effect of CFC and HCFC phaseout on refrigeration industry; Alternative options.
- CFC process agents exempted. FOSTER, ANDREA // Chemical Week;12/9/1998, Vol. 160 Issue 47, p72
Discusses the agreement reached by signatories to the Montreal Protocol to allow use of ozone-depleting chemicals as inert solvents after 2001. Applications for process agents affected by the agreement; Other rules set by the agreement.