What Makes the Kigali Agreement so ‘Monumental’ for Climate Change?

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More than 170 countries have agreed to limit emissions of key pollutants found in air conditioners, a significant step in the effort to keep climate change from reaching catastrophic levels. (Time)

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The tropical heat of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, makes air conditioners like these important to a comfortable life! Malaysia is one of more than 170 nations that have agreed to begin phasing out use of HFCs in air conditioners. Photograph by Tinou Bao, courtesy Wikimedia. CC-BY-2.0 The tropical heat of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, makes air conditioners like these important to a comfortable life! Malaysia is one of more than 170 nations that have agreed to begin phasing out use of HFCs in air conditioners.
Photograph by Tinou Bao, courtesy Wikimedia. CC-BY-2.0

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Posted on October 18, 2016, in Article, Environment. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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