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Greenhouse Effect Due to Chlorofluorocarbons: Climatic Implications
New Series, Vol. 190, No. 4209 (Oct. 3, 1975), pp. 50-52
Published by: American Association for the Advancement of Science
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1740877
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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.
Science © 1975 American Association for the Advancement of Science