Trending: TNPSC VAO 2017 Exam Apply |Upcoming TNPSC Exams| TNPSC Current Affairs |Ctrl+D to Bookmark

Wednesday, September 20

Celebration of 30th Anniversary of Montreal protocol and 23rd World Ozone Day

Latest:TNPSC Group 2A 2017 Expected Cut Off Marks Updated
TNPSC Current Affairs - September 2017 by TNPSC Guru
16th September 2017 is celebrated as 23rd World Ozone day and also marked the 30 the anniversary of the Montreal protocol with the theme “Caring for all life under the Sun”.

About Montreal Protocol: 
  • It is an International treaty to gradually eliminate production and consumption of Ozone Depleting substances (ODS) to limit the damage of Ozone layer.
  • Ozone depleting substances like Hydro chlorofluorocarbans (HCFCs), Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), Carbon tetrachloride (CTC) and Halons.
  • The agreement was ratified by 197 countries and India ratified the agreement on 1992 to phase out ODCs by 2030.
  • This treaty is considered as the most successful International Environment treaty because of its result in protecting Ozone Layer.

Feel Useful? Please Give +1
to Support Us

No comments:

Post a Comment

Post your feedback and doubts in the comment box below.

Thanks for visiting our Website..