nitrogen trifluoride

Scientists identify two new potent greenhouse gases

March 24th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, March 24 (ANI): Scientists have identified two new greenhouse gases one emitted by the electronic industry and the other used in pest control, which are rapidly accumulating in the atmosphere.According ... Read more...

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Rise in plasma TVs linked to increase in potent greenhouse gas

October 25th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): The rise in demand of electronic products like plasma TVs is resulting in a boost in atmospheric levels of a potent greenhouse gas known as nitrogen trifluoride ... Read more...

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Potent greenhouse gas more common in atmosphere than estimated

October 24th, 2008 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A new research has indicated that a powerful greenhouse gas is at least four times more prevalent in the atmosphere than previously estimated. The research, based on data ... Read more...

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LCD chemical has 17,000 times the climate impact of CO2

July 11th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): A recent study has found nitrogen trifluoride (NF3), a chemical which is found in the LCD panels of several electronic devices, to have a global climate impact ... Read more...

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Gas used to make TV screens more harmful to environment than coal

July 4th, 2008 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 4 (ANI): The rising production of television sets may worsen global warming because a greenhouse gas used for the purpose is more harmful than coal, warns a leading environmental ... Read more...

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