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Pfahl, director of advanced manufacturing technology for Motorola's General Systems Sector, received an individual award from EPA for his role in chlorofluorocarbons elimination in electronics through the implementation of new technologies.
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Project objectives : Destruction of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), which are major ozone depleting substances; poverty reduction through the creation of jobs.
ISLAMABAD, 06 June, 2009 (Balochistan Times) --Ministry of Environment, in collaboration with its partners is holding a Stakeholders Workshop on Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) on Monday.
Redesigned asthma inhalers are being introduced as manufacturers begin phasing out the ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons that once helped propel asthma drugs into the lungs.
Mostly human-made chemicals called chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs).
Although humanmade gases, such as chlorofluorocarbons, account for much of the stratospheric-ozone loss, production of those substances is being phased out.
Environmental Protection Agency Tuesday, in recognition of its "exemplary efforts to protect the ozone layer," through the company's efforts to phase out use of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) in both its products and facilities.
CFCs or chlorofluorocarbons were first developed in the 1930s.
However, over the past decade, worldwide concern has developed about the harmful effects of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) and similar compounds on the stratospheric ozone layer.
Moreover, Mabury says the team was surprised to find ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) and greenhouse gases known as fluorocarbons coming from the heated materials.
The most common chemicals include chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), halons and chlorine-based solvents that have been used for more than 30 years as refrigerants, cleaning agents, spray propellants, foams and fire extinguishers.
The dangers of electromagnetic radiation, lead entering a building's water supply, asbestos, indoor air quality and chlorofluorocarbons are the issues addressed in a well thought out environmental management program.
Coolex manufactures patented multistage cooling systems that use no refrigeration or chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs).