Global phase-down of HFCs agreed in Kigali

Most countries have agreed to slash the consumption of hydroflurocarbons, in a move expected to cut potential global warming by 0.5°C

The deal was struck in the early hours of 15 October. Photograph: IISD/ENB | Kiara WorthNearly 200 countries have agreed to phase down the use of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), in a major boost to the implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate.

The landmark agreem

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