CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon


Question

Ozone in the stratosphere is depleted by:
 
  1. C7F16
  2. C6H6Cl6
  3. C6F6
  4. CF2Cl2


Solution

The correct option is A C7F16
In the stratosphere, Chloro flurocarbon(CFC) are cleaved by high energy UV rays and following reaction takes place.
CF2Cl2UVCF2Cl+Cl
Cl+O3ClO+O2
ClO+O3Cl+2O2

flag
 Suggest corrections
thumbs-up
 
0 Upvotes


Similar questions
View More...



footer-image