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  • Evidence indicates that the Montreal Protocol was a success.

    Green Chemistry Is Good For Business

  • The Montreal Protocol is the most successful environmental treaty ever the only successful environmental treaty?

    The Volokh Conspiracy » OzoneGate

  • The Montreal Protocol is a good demonstration of the precautionary approach in action, as governments agreed to respond to stratospheric ozone depletion before its effects were fully clear.

    Global Environment Outlook (GEO-4)~ Chapter 2

  • The successor agreement — currently under negotiation now — should then be adopted as quickly as possible, creating a globalized system like that of the Montreal Protocol, which is well on the way to solving the ozone-depletion problem.

    My Turn: The Energy Electranet

  • Kyoto is meant to curb emissions of the greenhouse gases blamed for global warming, but is undermining a separate pact called the Montreal Protocol, meant to phase out gases which harm the earth's ozone layer.

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • Even the Montreal Protocol, which is the so-called gold standard that environmentalists point to as the most effective thing ever done to combat global warming, has plenty of dissenters that are never heard.

    CNN Transcript Sep 21, 2006

  • After scientists raised warnings in the early 1970s - later earning a Nobel Prize - virtually all the world's nations agreed to the 1987 treaty called the Montreal Protocol to cut back on CFCs used in air conditioning, aerosol sprays, foam packaging and other products.

    The Full Feed from

  • Under the international agreement, known as the Montreal Protocol, HCFC will be phased out worldwide by 2030. - Articles related to Kyoto may push factories to pollute more-UN report

  • "Eliminating HFCs under the Montreal Protocol is the single biggest chunk of climate protection we can get in the next few years," said Durwood Zaelke, president of the

    NYT > Global Home

  • "What we've found is that the Montreal Protocol has been a very effective instrument for addressing global environmental problems," Mr. Reifsnyder said in an interview.

    NYT > Home Page


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