TITLE

Polluted atmosphere offsets ozone hole

AUTHOR(S)
Hecht, J.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;1/18/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1804, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that sulphate particles injected into the lower atmosphere by human activities are partly offsetting the rise in levels of ultraviolet radiation caused by the depletion of the ozone layer. How this affects high and low altitudes; Estimates are based on measurements of horizontal visibility.
ACCESSION #
9202170139

 

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