Environmental Chemistry

Environmental Chemistry

Question

Identify the wrong statements in the following:

  • Chlorofluorocarbons are responsible for ozone layer depletion

  • Greenhouse effect is responsible for global warming

  • Ozone layer does not permit infrared radiation from the sun to reach the earth

  • Acid rains is mostly because of oxides of nitrogen and sulphur 

Answer

C.

Ozone layer does not permit infrared radiation from the sun to reach the earth

Ozone layer does not allow ultraviolet radiation from sun to reach earth.

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