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Impact of Ozone-Layer Depletion, The

  • Author: UNEP
  • Publication date: August 1995
  • Page count: 40
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 95.III.D.54

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This volume deals with the effects of ozone depletion on human health and the environment, and outlines ways of reducing damage to the ozone layer. It discusses the effects of ultraviolet radiation on society such as skin cancer, eye disease and the impact on the ocean, plants and the air. Ozone-friendly substitutes for CFCs are presented as well as their financial benefits. The importance of global cooperation and future policy options are emphasized.