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Ozone treaty taking a bite out of US greenhouse gas emissions

Public Release: 14-Aug-2017

American Geophysical Union

From Eurekalert

WASHINGTON D.C. — The Montreal Protocol, the international treaty adopted to restore Earth’s protective ozone layer in 1989, has significantly reduced emissions of ozone-depleting chemicals from the United States. 1,095 more words

Ozone

Now That Trump Has Defeated Paris, He’s Taking on Montreal!

Poste invité par David Middleton Sacré bleu ! Trump Budget Attacks Montreal Protocol, Reagan’s Crown Jewel May 24, 2017 David Doniger The Trump FY18 budget proposal slashes funding to support compliance with the Montreal Protocol, Ronald Reagan’s treaty to save the ozone layer.

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Climate Matters

March 9

1) The mystery of police reforms:

  • The Supreme court has given various directives for police reforms in response to plea filed by former DGP of Uttar Pradesh, Prakash Singh.
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What Proof That The Ozone Is Shrinking Means for Us

Background

Over forty years ago, scientists discovered the harmful effects of our use of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) on the earth’s Ozone Layer. The Ozone Layer, which shields the earth from damaging ultraviolet rays, was said to have an expanding, thinning hole just above Antarctica. 483 more words

Daniel Neiditch

The Kigali Amendment: How to Provide News and Educate Laypeople at the Same Time

October 15, 2016: In Kigali, 197 countries agreed to phase down the production and usage of hydroflourocarbons (HFCs) as an amendment to the international treaty called… 629 more words

Arts And Economic Reform

Top 10 Movers and Shakers in Sustainability - 2016

2016 was a year of extremes: from the Paris Agreement going into effect to a White House full of climate deniers, from the halting of the Keystone XL Pipeline to the horrendous treatment of protesters standing up against the Dakota Access Pipeline. 1,331 more words

"The impacts of ozone depletion on vegetation" Student Lecture Team

When Bonnie, Tiffani, Mohammad, Nivetha and Awais came to give their lecture, we got into a bit of trouble.

At the beginning of the term, I discovered that our assigned lecture room was a very old classroom in xxx, with old furniture that did not allow group work. 219 more words

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