Ozone Depletion (C6)

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  • Created on: 15-04-14 14:37

CFC's were good because:

  • Stable - wouldn't react
  • Non toxic
  • Non corrosive
  • Inexpensive
  • Low boiling points
  • Insoluble in water

CFC's were used for refridgeraitor coolants and propellants in aerosols

Ozone and Chlorine Radicals:

A covalent bond consist of a shared pair of electrons. UV light breaks the bond so that each atom from the bond gets one of the electrons. This produces free radicals. The extra electron is shown as a dot in…


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