Definitions for "CFC's"
Chlorine fluorine carbons, formerly used in hughe quantities as coolant and propellant in spray cans. Because they were not easely degaded in the atmosphere, they could reach the higher stratosphere, were stronger UV-light split off chlorine, which depleted part of the ozone layer.
Chlorofluorocarbons. A ny of several organic compounds composed of carbon, fluorine, chlorine, and hydrogen. Contributes to stratospheric ozone depletion.
(Chlorofluorocarbons) – Contribute to climate change created by humans in the late 1920's for use in refrigeration systems, solvents to clean electronic components, plastic foams and in air conditioners.