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The success of the Montreal Protocol in mitigating interactive effects of stratospheric ozone depletion and climate change on the environment

Barnes, P.W., Bornman, J.F., Pandey, K.K., Bernhard, G.H., Bais, A.F., Neale, R.E., Robson, T.M., Neale, P.J., Williamson, C.E., Zepp, R.G., Madronich, S., Wilson, S.R., Andrady, A.L., Heikkilä, A.M. and Robinson, S.A. (2021) The success of the Montreal Protocol in mitigating interactive effects of stratospheric ozone depletion and climate change on the environment. Global Change Biology . Early View.

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Abstract

The Montreal Protocol and its Amendments have been highly effective in protecting the stratospheric ozone layer, preventing global increases in solar ultraviolet-B radiation (UV-B; 280–315 nm) at Earth's surface, and reducing global warming. While ongoing and projected changes in UV-B radiation and climate still pose a threat to human health, food security, air and water quality, terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems, and construction materials and fabrics, the Montreal Protocol continues to play a critical role in protecting Earth's inhabitants and ecosystems by addressing many of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals...

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation(s): Food Futures Institute
Publisher: Wiley
Copyright: © 2021 John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Other Information: Letter to the editor
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/62037
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