TITLE

Montreal Protocol

AUTHOR(S)
Stranks, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
A-Z of the Environment;2008, p255
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Montreal Protocol" is presented. It refers to an international agreement that cites timetables for the phasing out of the production and use of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs). Developed in 1987, the agreement was later revised to quicken the elimination of CFCs and to include other ozone-depleting materials.
ACCESSION #
39449550

 

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