Ozone layer under attack again says new study

It is expected to prevent 280 million cases of skin cancer, approximately 1.6 million skin cancer deaths, and more than 45 million cases of cataracts in the United States alone. Without it, the sun would burn skin in minutes and our climate would be so hot that there would be a marked increase in natural disasters. Yet the strides made by the Montreal Protocol in repairing our ozone layer may be undone thanks to dangerous chemicals that are making their way into the upper atmosphere, says a new study from the European Geosciences Union... Continue Reading Ozone layer under attack again says new study Category: Environment Tags: European Geosciences Union Ozone Pollution Related Articles: EU move to bring in AI laws, but reject robot tax proposal Online supermarket gets to grips with pick and pack robots EU launches Sentinel 1A earth-monitoring satellite

Ozone layer under attack again says new study

It is expected to prevent 280 million cases of skin cancer, approximately 1.6 million skin cancer deaths, and more than 45 million cases of cataracts in the United States alone. Without ...

Thu 12 Oct 17 from Gizmag

Study reveals new threat to the ozone layer

"Ozone depletion is a well-known phenomenon and, thanks to the success of the Montreal Protocol, is widely perceived as a problem solved," says University of East Anglia's David Oram. But an ...

Thu 12 Oct 17 from Phys.org

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Ozone layer recovery could be delayed by 30 years

Rising global emissions of some chemicals could slow the progress made in healing the ozone layer.

Thu 12 Oct 17 from BBC News

Human activity is destroying the ozone layer again

The ozone layer recovery could be delayed by as many as 30 years by rising industrial pollutants.

Thu 12 Oct 17 from ZME Science

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