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Nitrous oxide (N2O) The term 'Nitrous oxide (N2O)' as it applies to the area of the environment can be defined as 'A powerful greenhouse gas with a global warming potential of 296 times that of carbon dioxide (CO2). Major sources of nitrous oxide include soil cultivation practices, especially the use of commercial and organic fertilizers, fossil fuel combustion, nitric acid production, and biomass burning. The GWP is from the IPCC's Third Assessment Report (TAR)'.
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