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Banned CFCs being produced in China
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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-48353341

Researchers say that they have pinpointed the major sources of a mysterious recent rise in a dangerous, ozone-destroying chemical.

CFC-11 was primarily used for home insulation but global production was due to be phased out in 2010.

But scientists have seen a big slowdown in the rate of depletion over the past six years.

This new study says this is mostly being caused by new gas production in eastern provinces of China.

CFC-11 is also known as trichlorofluoromethane, and is one of a number of chloroflurocarbon (CFC) chemicals that were initially developed as refrigerants during the 1930s.



Ugh, I thought we were past this -_- .

Difficult to know what to do, since it's not exactly possible to force China to stop - but, I do hope it gets resolved somehow.
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Sure it's possible... it would carry major consequences, though.
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