Negative Effects Of Ozone Layer Depletion

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Picture yourself living in the early 70’s and the newest invention is the refrigerator. One of the most used inventions on this planet, it keeps your food preserved and saves you money. Not many people knew that it is producing harmful chemicals into the atmosphere. I will be discussing global warming and the depletion of the ozone layer. Today there is concern that our ozone layer is depleting due to the release of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) Into our atmosphere. This means harmful rays from the sun can harm the Earth. After the whole of the ozone layer is created, it is harder for the gasses to leave because they are absorbed into the earth. These harmful gases and UV rays cause an increase in cancer blindness and cataracts and, alarmingly,…show more content…
American Chemical Society says that nearly 1 million tons per year of this compound was released into our atmosphere. This represented about 500 million dollars in products that produced these chemicals. At the time these gases were emitted into the atmosphere, not a lot of scientist knew that they were harmful to our earth’s atmosphere, stratosphere, and the ozone layer. These points are important because using CFCs causes harm to our planet and if we do not stop 100% of the production of this chemical our ozone layer will completely disappear causing the suns radioactive waves to enter into our atmosphere. (par…show more content…
Before you go to the store, do some research on the bottle of presents that you buy. Get educated, read the label on the back of the product you are using. Next, decide whether that harmful CFC gas for holding your hair or making you smell good id more important than your life. In conclusion, there can be many factors that lead to depletion of the ozone layer but scientists are actually worried about is CFC because they attract great amounts of UV rays, Ir ray, and UV ray B. Without our ozone layer we could become like mercury, a dead planet, with no signs of life. Although it used to, the greenhouse effect took standard living conditions and destroyed them. We do not want that to happen to our planet, we wouldn 't exist. That is not our goal as a human race. Our earth matters, do you? Recycling is something everyone can do. You can even make money from

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