Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 18 - Chemistry of the Environment - Additional Exercises - Page 808: 18.69b


Life of a compound in stratosphere is proportional to its impact on the ozone layer. Longer a HFC molecule is present in stratosphere, there are more chances that it will be photodissociated to release halogen ion, which leads to destruction of ozone.

Work Step by Step

Given above.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.