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hydrochlorofluorocarbon Saltos de línea: hydro|chloro|fluoro|car¦bon
Pronunciación: /ˌhʌɪdrəˌklɔːrə(ʊ)ˈflʊərə(ʊ)kɑːbən/
/ˌhʌɪdrəˌklɔːrə(ʊ)ˈflɔːrə(ʊ)kɑːbən/
(abbreviation: HCFC)

Definición de hydrochlorofluorocarbon en inglés:

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Chemistry
Any of a class of inert compounds of carbon, hydrogen, chlorine, and fluorine, used in place of CFCs as being somewhat less destructive to the ozone layer.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Many CFCs have been replaced with related materials known as hydrochlorofluorocarbons which reportedly do not interfere with the ozone layer.
  • In the 1970s it was established that CFCs were eroding the earth's ozone layer, and since then they have gradually been replaced by less harmful chemicals such as hydrochlorofluorocarbons and butane.
  • Blowing agents such as chlorofluorocarbons, and to a lesser extent hydrochlorofluorocarbons, have been identified with the destruction of the earth's protective ozone layer.

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