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International Ozone day: Everything you need to know about Vienna Convention, Montreal Protocol
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International Ozone day: Everything you need to know about Vienna Convention, Montreal Protocol

This year, the theme for the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is ‘Ozone for life: 35 years of ozone layer protection’.

Ozone layer is recovering, thanks to climate change treaty signed over 30 years ago, finds study
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Ozone layer is recovering, thanks to climate change treaty signed over 30 years ago, finds study

Earth’s ozone layer, responsible for protecting the planet from Sun’s ultraviolet rays, has been healing and might even fully recover, a recent study has revealed

Rising eco-anxiety means we should address mental health alongside food security
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Rising eco-anxiety means we should address mental health alongside food security

We need to reframe eco-anxiety to emphasize hope in the midst of human tragedy, existential threats and climate catastrophe.

Ozone layer over the south pole is the smallest it's ever been since its discovery
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Ozone layer over the south pole is the smallest it's ever been since its discovery

The average hole in the ozone is 9.3 million sq km, much smaller than the 26.6 million square kilometres in 2006.

World Ozone Day 2019: 32 years of the Montreal Protocol, the ozone layer is still on the mend
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World Ozone Day 2019: 32 years of the Montreal Protocol, the ozone layer is still on the mend

As CFCs are phased out, the ozone hole is generally growing smaller – a rare success for international environmentalism.

Antarctic Ozone hole healing confirmed in new study by IIT Kharagpur researchers
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Antarctic Ozone hole healing confirmed in new study by IIT Kharagpur researchers

Montreal Protocol definitely saved the ozone layer & climate of the Southern Hemisphere: Researchers.

Factories in China still using illegal ozone-depleting CFCs, claims UK-based Environmental Investigation Agency report
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Factories in China still using illegal ozone-depleting CFCs, claims UK-based Environmental Investigation Agency report

Environmental reports say that 18 Chinese factories are still using ozone-depleting chemicals across 10 provinces

Banned Ozone-depleting chemicals are on the rise again, and scientists aren't sure why
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Banned Ozone-depleting chemicals are on the rise again, and scientists aren't sure why

Once widely used as a foaming agent, production of CFC-11 was phased out by the Montreal Protocol in 2010.

Telangana govt appoints senior IAS officer Shailendra Kumar Joshi as chief secretary
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Telangana govt appoints senior IAS officer Shailendra Kumar Joshi as chief secretary

Senior IAS officer Shailendra Kumar Joshi was on Wednesday appointed as the chief secretary of the Telangana government.

Donald Trump's support to the Montreal Protocol on protecting ozone layer is a pleasant surprise
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Donald Trump's support to the Montreal Protocol on protecting ozone layer is a pleasant surprise

While US President Donald Trump is walking out of the keenly-negotiated Paris pact, he has surprisingly decided to support the Montreal Protocol, including its 2.0 version.

Anil Dave, Chandra Bhushan awarded UN Environment 'ozone award' for contributions to Montreal Protocol
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Anil Dave, Chandra Bhushan awarded UN Environment 'ozone award' for contributions to Montreal Protocol

Late Union Environment Minister Anil Dave and CSE Deputy Director Chandra Bhushan have been conferred with awards by the United Nations Environment

Ex-environment minister Jairam Ramesh: Don't confront US over withdrawal from Paris Agreement
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Ex-environment minister Jairam Ramesh: Don't confront US over withdrawal from Paris Agreement

Jairam Ramesh advised the Indian government not to take "panga" or confront the Americans over Trump's withdrawal from the Paris Agreement.

India's new Hydrofluorocarbon target will eliminate one-sixth of coal-powered CO2 emissions
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India's new Hydrofluorocarbon target will eliminate one-sixth of coal-powered CO2 emissions

According to IndiaSpend, India’s participation in a global agreement on climate change will reduce India’s greenhouse gases equal to closing one-sixth of India’s thermal power stations over the next 35 years.

India, US agree to amend the Montreal Protocol to phase out hydrofluorocarbons
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India, US agree to amend the Montreal Protocol to phase out hydrofluorocarbons

In a possible breakthrough, India and the US on Friday agreed to bring an ambitious amendment to the Montreal Protocol to phase out the climate-damaging Hydrofluorocarbons used in air-conditioners and refrigerators by advancing the "freeze year" by two years to 2028.

India’s plan for reducing global warming gases would cost less and have even smaller impact
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India’s plan for reducing global warming gases would cost less and have even smaller impact

In a 54-acre manufacturing facility in Shirwal, about 190 km south of India’s financial capital, Mumbai, a man wearing protective eyewear used a gun-like device to pump Isobutane, a refrigerant, into the back panel of a refrigerator.

World Ozone Day: Researchers say hole above Antarctica may be closed by 2050
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World Ozone Day: Researchers say hole above Antarctica may be closed by 2050

The International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer was proclaimed at 16 September in 1994 by the UN General Assembly. The day was selected to commemorate the signing of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that deplete the ozone layer.