trifluoromethane love



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  • noun colorless gas haloform CHF3 (similar to chloroform)


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  • One example of gaming is evidenced in the more than 70 percent of accredited CDM projects generating Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) directly related to trifluoromethane (HFC-23), a greenhouse gas used a refrigerant.

    Khadija Sharife: REDD: Seeing the Forest for the Trees

  • The substance HFC-23, or trifluoromethane, is a byproduct of chlorodifluoromethane, or HCFC-22, a refrigerant in air conditioners and refrigerators and a starting material for producing heat and chemical-resistant products, cables and coatings.

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  • For example, 30 percent of current carbon offset credits are paying for the capture and destruction of trifluoromethane (HFC-23), a greenhouse gas created as a byproduct of manufacturing refrigerant gases.

    NCPA | Daily Policy Digest


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