TITLE

Warming gas fear

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
New Scientist;9/30/2006, Vol. 191 Issue 2571, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that according to the Norwegian Institute for Air Research, concentrations of powerful greenhouse gas, called HFC134a, above Mount Zeppelin doubled during 2001-2004. HFC134a has a warming effect on the climate more than a thousand times that of carbon dioxide. Since the ban on the chemically related chlorofluorocarbons, HFC134a is being used in air conditioning systems.
ACCESSION #
22720915

 

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