Tag: depletion of ozone

  • OZONE DEPLETION – The most dreaded global environment

    OZONE DEPLETION – The most dreaded global environment

    Ozone depletion is the most dreaded aspect of air pollution, having wide spread implications, extending over the entire atmosphere. This problem is caused by the reduction of naturally available ozone layer in the atmosphere. Before we explain ozone depletion, we will like to summarize the contents of the gaseous atmosphere that exists above the surface…

  • The Ozone-depletion prevention

    The Ozone-depletion prevention

    The ozone layer forms a most important part of the earth’s stratosphere as it can absorb most of the UV radiation and prevent it from reaching the surface of the earth. This is apparently found in the lowest region of the stratosphere. It is very essential as it prevents nearly 99% o f the UV…