TITLE

China ahead in CFC cutback

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 74, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that China has shut five of its six remaining chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) production plants. The move will put the country two years ahead of its 2010 Montreal Protocol deadline for phasing out the ozone-depleting chemicals. With China's fall in CFC output, India and South Korea are now said to be the world's leading producers of the chemicals, with a combined output of 15,000 tonnes/year.
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26745889

 

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