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Global Warming, Fluorocarbons, Montreal Protocol 2016 – all in Kigali, Rwanda!

Posted on November 1st, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

Those who are over forty years old may remember the horrifying events of 1994 in Rwanda. In a genocidal attack the majority Huto government killed nearly one million Tutsis. Continue reading “Global Warming, Fluorocarbons, Montreal Protocol 2016 – all in Kigali, Rwanda!” »

Ozone (O3) Hole and Healing…are we there yet?

Posted on June 7th, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

Most everybody has heard about the hole in the Ozone Layer: halogenated gases cause large seasonal ozone losses in Polar Regions. It may seem an old subject but it is still with us. A generation ago the Hole was front-page news. Continue reading “Ozone (O3) Hole and Healing…are we there yet?” »