from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any substance that causes depletion of something


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • - Helped secure an accelerated international schedule for the phase-out of methyl bromide, a leading ozone depleter.

    Fact Sheet On Protecting Our Ozone Layer

  • "Food processing facilities in the United States are replacing whole structure treatments with methyl bromide (MB) - an ozone depleter, with treatments using sulfuryl fluoride (SF) and heat," said Zhu, who is a professor of entomology at K-State and a principal investigator on the project.

    Southwest Farm Press RSS Feed

  • Alternative to trichloroethane and trichloroethylene is neither an ozone depleter nor a carcinogen and has gained Boeing and Airbus approval on top of critical cleaning performance.

    Manufacturingtalk - manufacturing industry news

  • Then report the ozone depleter, the creek polluter, the fake asbestos remover, or any of the folks who have committed crimes against nature …

    10,000 Birds


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.