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The 1987 Montreal Protocol, phasing out the use of ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons, has long been seen as one of the environmental movement’s great success stories.Billionaires Are Racing to Space—and the Climate is Paying the Price|Jeffrey Kluger|June 28, 2022|Time
In 1985, scientists discovered a hole in the ozone layer, created by chlorofluorocarbons in the stratosphere.Materials of the last century shaped modern life, but at a price|Carolyn Wilke|January 28, 2022|Science News
In 1987, the Montreal Protocol banned the production of chlorofluorocarbons, or CFCs, that were rapidly depleting the ozone layer and damaging forests and croplands.
In 1987, dozens of nations adopted the Montreal Protocol, agreeing to phase out the use of chlorofluorocarbons and other chemicals used in refrigerants, solvents, and other industrial products that were breaking down Earth’s protective ozone layer.How the world already prevented far worse warming this century|James Temple|August 18, 2021|MIT Technology Review