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Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases: Why and How to Control?: Proceedings of an International Symposium, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 13-15 December 1993
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Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases: Why and How to Control?: Proceedings of an International Symposium, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 13-15 December 1993 (Hardback)

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The background This volume contains the proceedings of the first International symposium on "Non-C0 Greenhouse Gases: Why and How to 2 Control?" held in Maastricht, The Netherlands from 13-15 Decem- ber 1993. Of the known greenhouse gases, political attention to date has been primarily focused on carbon dioxide (C0 ) and the 2 CFCs - the latter because of their interaction with stratospheric ozone. The other greenhouse gases, notably methane (CH ), nitrous 4 oxide (N 0), HCFCs, HFCs and tropospheric ozone and its precur- 2 sors nitrogen oxides (NO), carbon monoxide (CO) and volatile organic compounds (VOCs), may appear collectively to be of equal importance for global warming but have attracted less attention. Nevertheless, a comprehensive approach to climate change respon- se, taking into account all sources and sinks of all greenhouse gases, is explicitly allowed in the Framework Convention on Clima- te Change. The Netherlands' policy on climate already addresses all greenhouse gases. In order to stimulate the development of international climate policy on this subject, the Dutch Ministry of Housing, Physical Planning and Environment supported the initative of organizing an international symposium on the science and policy of the non-C0 greenhouse gases. An important rationale behind 2 this initative was recognizing that for the non-C0 greenhouse 2 gases, abatement options are available that do not only address other environmental problems but that also do not require the major structural changes in society that an effective CO policy 2 may.

Natural World & The EnvironmentThe environmentPollution & threats to the environmentGlobal warmingScience & MathematicsEarth sciencesMeteorology & climatology Publisher: Springer Publication Date: 01/09/1994 ISBN-13: 9780792330431  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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