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By: Television Trust for the Environment.
Publisher: New Delhi : Centre for Science and Environment, 2009Description: 1 DVD (26 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Global warming | Air conditioning -- Environmental aspects | Greenhouse gases -- Environmental aspects -- ChinaDDC classification: Summary: "Rising temperatures and growing consumerism have led to a global boom in sales of fridges and air conditioning. But our need to stay cool is not only damaging the ozone layer but also accelerating global warming. Air conditioners don't just damage the environment - one widely used coolant gas, HCFC, is also destroying the ozone layer. The answer? - a coolant gas that won't harm the ozone layer and doesn't act as a greenhouse gas. Earth report travels to China, the center of the global A/C world, to see if Chinese manufacturers are on track to solve the problem".
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DVD DVD Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bangalore
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"Rising temperatures and growing consumerism have led to a global boom in sales of fridges and air conditioning. But our need to stay cool is not only damaging the ozone layer but also accelerating global warming. Air conditioners don't just damage the environment - one widely used coolant gas, HCFC, is also destroying the ozone layer. The answer? - a coolant gas that won't harm the ozone layer and doesn't act as a greenhouse gas. Earth report travels to China, the center of the global A/C world, to see if Chinese manufacturers are on track to solve the problem".

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