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Montreal Protocol Commits to HFC Management Amendment

By Rajan Rajendran

For more than a year, we’ve discussed the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) actions to prohibit the use of hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerants in certain commercial refrigeration and air conditioning applications, as well as expand the list of low-global warming potential (GWP) alternatives. 465 more words


Ozone Depletion

The concentration of ozone within the stratosphere has begun to deplete. This has been brought about as a consequence of chlorofluorocarbon use in refrigerators and air conditioners, increasing the amount of catalytically active chloride available. 605 more words

#5.1: Our Pledges: Canada to Japan

This is the one about international agreements. They are basically the scaffolding for our plans to combat human interferences in the natural climate. This post covers the Montreal and Kyoto Protocols. 2,534 more words

Climate Change

Jamal Munshi: An Empirical test of the chemical theory of ozone depletion

My thanks to talkshop reader Jamal Munshi for alerting me to his paper on ozone and aerosols. It makes a strong case for viewing the ozone level above the Antarctic as a special case due to its unique geography, calling into question conclusions about human emissions drawn by scientists and acted on by the Montreal protocol. 478 more words


Development of Refrigerants

What is refrigerant: A refrigerant is a primary working fluid used for absorbing and transmitting heat in a refrigeration system. Refrigerants absorb heat at a low temperature and low pressure and release heat at a higher temperature and pressure. 341 more words

Economists Expected a Scare but Oct. Jobs Report Not Bad + More - Daily Digest

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“I think all the world would gain by setting commerce at perfect liberty.” —Thomas Jefferson, 1785

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