Greenhouse Effect Due to Chlorofluorocarbons: Climatic Implications

@article{Ramanathan1975GreenhouseED,
  title={Greenhouse Effect Due to Chlorofluorocarbons: Climatic Implications},
  author={Veerabhadran Ramanathan},
  journal={Science},
  year={1975},
  volume={190},
  pages={50 - 52}
}
  • V. Ramanathan
  • Published 3 October 1975
  • Environmental Science
  • Science
The infrared bands of chlorofluorocarbons and chlorocarbons enhance the atmospheric greenhouse effect. This enhancement may lead to an appreciable increase in the global surface temperature if the atmospheric concentrations of these compounds reach values of the order of 2 parts per billion. 

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