Mysterious source of ozone-depleting chemical baffles NASA


The world agreed to stop using CC14 as part of the Vienna Convention on Protection of the Ozone Layer and its Montreal Protocol, which attained universal ratification in 2009. A chemical used in dry cleaning and fire extinguishers may have been phased out in recent years but NASA said on Wednesday that carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) is still being spewed into the atmosphere from an…

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LIME to roll out $7 million investment - BVI Beacon

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LIME to roll out $7 million investment
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When Cable & Wireless rebranded in 2008 to reflect a company that offers more than just traditional telephone service, it chose the abbreviation LIME — landline, Internet, mobile and entertainment — to represent its product offerings. Each of those ...