TeachMeFinance.com - explain Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs)
Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) The term 'Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs)' as it applies to the area of the environment can be defined as 'Compounds containing hydrogen, fluorine, chlorine, and carbon atoms. Although ozone depleting substances, they are less potent at destroying stratospheric ozone than chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs). They have been introduced as temporary replacements for CFCs and are also greenhouse gases. See ozone depleting substance'.
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