OzonAction Special Issue 2015 – 30 Years of Healing Ozone Together: Beyond HCFCs

United Nations Environment Programme (2015)

As the international community proudly celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Vienna Convention for Protection of the Ozone Layer, the success story of protecting the ozone layer resonates in all fora. Today the world boasts of having phased out 98 per cent of ozone depleting substances (ODS). However, the use of ODS continues to increase in technologies which are indispensable to life on Earth.