carbon tetrachloride

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Tetrachloromethane, a heavy, colourless liquid, formerly extensively used as a solvent. Because of its significant contribution to the destruction of the ozone layer, its use was discontinued under the Montreal Protocol in 1996.

Subjects: Environmental Science — Medicine and Health.

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