Proposals to control the manufacture, use, and disposal of ozone-depleting substances
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Proposals to control the manufacture, use, and disposal of ozone-depleting substances hearing before the Subcommittee on Environmental Protection of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, first session, on S. 201, S. 333, S. 491, S. 503, and S. 676, May 19, 1989. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Environmental Protection.

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  • Ozone layer depletion -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Chlorofluorocarbons -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Hazardous substances -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Environmental law -- United States.,
  • Ozone-depleting substances -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesControlling ozone depleting substances.
SeriesS. hrg. ;, 101-120
LC ClassificationsKF26 .E647 1989e
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 656 p. :
Number of Pages656
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1812990M
LC Control Number89602598

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The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer is a global agreement to protect the Earth’s ozone layer by phasing out the chemicals that deplete it. This phase-out plan includes both the production and consumption of ozone-depleting substances. The landmark agreement was signed in and entered into force in (2) The ozone depleting potential of a class 2 ozone depleting substance referred to in subsection (1) is set out in column 3 of Schedule 2 of the Ozone-Depleting Substances Regulations, , SOR/, made under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, (Canada). O. Reg. /10, s. 16 (2). Part V refrigerants. Interpretation. Interpretation. The Federal Halocarbon Regulations, control the use and handling of halocarbons (including ozone-depleting substances) in refrigeration, air-conditioning, fire-extinguishing and solvent systems that are located on aboriginal or federal lands, or are owned by federal departments, boards and agencies, Crown corporations or federal works and undertakings. Exporting ozone-depleting substances Ozone-depleting substances can be exported under certain conditions and you must apply to us for a permit first. The ozone-depleting substances - CFCs, halons, carbon tetrachloride, methyl chloroform, HBFC, bromochloromethane, methyl bromide and HCFC - can only be exported from New Zealand if.