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Atmospheric Lifetimes of Halogenated Hydrocarbons: Improved Estimations from an Analysis of Modeling Results.

Published

Author(s)

Vladimir L. Orkin, Michael J. Kurylo III, Eric L. Fleming

Abstract

Detailed results of computer modeling of halocarbon removal rates from the atmosphere were analyzed to find simple correlations useful for estimating atmospheric lifetimes of new industrial chemicals based on the rate constants for their reactions with OH and UV absorption spectra.
Citation
Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres

Keywords

OH, atmospheric lifetime, photolysis, modeling, HCFC, HFC
Created August 26, 2020