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ESA: Ozone Hole Is Shrinking

The European Space Agency claims that the Antarctic ozone layer hole has shrunk to a historic low due to CFC reductions.

ESA: Ozone Hole Is Shrinking

New observations indicate that the hole in the ozone layer over Antarctica is shrinking. The European Space Agency announced that the ozone hole is shrinking to a record low. Scientists at the European Space Agency believe the increase to the ozone layer's health is due to the recent phase-out of CFCs.

In 2011, the federal government enacted new, ozone-friendly tech regulations; Fast Company also reported on changing smog regulations at the EPA.

[Image: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center]