Air Pollution Project

Ozone Depletion

Leading Cause

Ozone Depletion is the loss of the Earth's protective layer, also known as the Ozone Layer. The cause of Ozone Depletion is Chlorofluorocarbons or CFC's which are chemicals found in things like aerosol sprays. These chemicals are very harmful harmful to the Earth and are the leading cause in the Ozone Layer breakdown.
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Affects Of Ozone Depletion

There are many affects of Ozone Depletion. For example, more people will get sunburn, it can cause damage to the eye and can sometimes cause blindness. Some of the more severe affects are things like skin cancer, cataracts, and weakening of the immune system.