ERIC Number: ED436367
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
The Hole in the Ozone Layer.
Hamers, Jeanne S.; Jacob, Anthony T.
This document contains information on the hole in the ozone layer. Topics discussed include properties of ozone, ozone in the atmosphere, chlorofluorocarbons, stratospheric ozone depletion, effects of ozone depletion on life, regulation of substances that deplete the ozone layer, alternatives to CFCs and Halons, and the future of the ozone layer. (WRM)
Descriptors: Air Pollution, Biology, Chemical Reactions, Chemistry, Earth Science, Environment, Environmental Education, Higher Education, Science and Society, Science Education, Scientific Concepts, Scientific Research, Secondary Education, Technology
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Dept. of Chemistry. Institute for Chemical Education.