11 Sep 2009Blog

CFCs to be phased out in Barbados next year – Caribbean360.com

by Jonathan

Come January 1st next year, Barbados will be obligated to phase out its trade in chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs).

Word of this has come from Project Manager at the Ministry of Environment, Water Resources and Drainage, Rickardo Ward, who disclosed that the move was in compliance with the Montreal Protocol, which seeks to eliminate the production and importation of nearly 100 chemicals that have ozone depleting substances (ODS).

Caribbean: News in the Caribbean – Caribbean360.com.