Emissions of Banned Ozone-Eating Chemical Somehow Are Rising

From Seth Borenstein of the Associated Press: WASHINGTON (AP) — Something strange is happening with a now-banned chemical that eats away at Earth’s protective ozone layer: Scientists say there’s more of it — not less — going into the atmosphere and they don’t know where it is coming from. When a hole in the ozone formed over Antarctica, countries around the world in 1987 agreed to phase out several types of ozone-depleting chemicals call…

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