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Balkan countries and Turkey on track with Phase-out of Ozone-Depleting HCFC
Bucharest, Romania, 29 September 2015 -: Montreal Protocol focal points and refrigeration & air-conditioning (RAC) experts shared highlights, challenges and lessons learnt from the implementation of their respective HCFC phase-out strategies. Read more
UN Secretary-General's Ozone Day Message for 2015
Not so long ago, humanity stood on the brink of a self-inflicted catastrophe. Our use of ozone-depleting substances such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) had torn a hole in the ozone layer that protects us from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet radiation.  

But we tackled this challenge. Thirty years ago, the international community signed the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer. Under its Montreal Protocol, the world united to slash the production and consumption of CFCs and other ozone-depleting substances.  Read more

UNEP Executive Director's Ozone Day Message 2015

OzoNews Vol. XV, 16 September 2015, Special Ozone Day issue
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UNEP OzonAction at 36th OEWG


  HCFC Policy and Legislative OptionsHCFC Policy and Legislative Options Guidance on the Process for Selecting Alternatives to HCFCs in Foams  Alternatives to HCFCs in the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Sector OzonAction Communication Strategy Vital Ozone Graphics 2.0 - Climate Link, Resource Kit for Journalists An Implementation Manual for the Ozzy Ozone Campaign Manual for Refrigeration Servicing Technicians

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 Report of the 74th Meeting of the Executive Committee of the Multilateral Fund for the Implementation of the Montreal Protocol