Some Facts About World Ozone Day 2017!

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World Ozone Day is celebrated every year on 16 September all across the world. This day commemorates the date of the signing of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer in 1987. On September 16, United Nations UN General Assembly nominated the International Day for the Preservation of Ozone layer. From the year 1995, the world Ozone day was being celebrated every year on September 16.

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Image result for world ozone day 2017As a result of 30th anniversary of Montreal Protocol, the Ozone Secretariat will launch a communication campaign of World Ozone Day as a part of 2017’s celebration. Earlier, this campaign was launched on September 14, 2017. It will play a very crucial role to cherish the accomplishments of Montreal Protocol in protecting climate and Ozone layer, to increase public recognition of success and impact protocol and to generate more support for protocol and it’s news phases which were adopted in 2016.

Image result for quotes on world ozone day 2017Here are few World Ozone Day 2017 Slogans-

  1. Keep the Ozone from becoming the NO zone. Happy World Ozone Day

2. If Earth is our Mother, then Ozone is our Father. Happy World Ozone Day

3. As umbrella protects us from rain, Ozone protects the earth from the sun. Happy World Ozone Day

Image result for quotes on world ozone day 20174. Save the Ozone Layer or Give Heat to your next generation. Happy World Ozone Day
The only thing that stops the earth from getting fried is the ozone layer. Protect it and protect yourself. Happy World Ozone Day

5. Ozone is like a “MOTHER” of EARTH….who protect her child from harmful radiations. Obviously Our Mother. Happy World Ozone Day

6. Don’t make the Ozone layer disappear or Life will be impaled by a UV spear. Happy World Ozone Day

7. The only thing that stops the earth from getting fried is the ozone layer. Protect it and protect yourself. Happy World Ozone Day

8. Don’t let the future go up in smoke. SAVE THE OZONE. Save ozone save a life (God Bless you). Happy World Ozone Day.

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Top unknown facts about Ozone-

 

Image result for German-Swiss chemist Christian Friedrich Schönbein who discovered ozone in 1839 German-Swiss chemist Christian Friedrich Schönbein who discovered ozone in 1839.

  1. In the year 1839, the German-Swiss chemist, Christian Friedrich Schönbein, discovered Ozone for the first time.
  2. The smell of Ozone is very weird and it is blue in colour.
  3. Ozone is derived from the Greek verb, ozein, meaning to smell. It was named by Schönbein.
  4. One molecule of ozone consists of three oxygen atoms. A molecule of oxygen has only two atoms.
  5. The dimethyl sulphide produced by the seaweed is often misunderstood as of Ozone.
  6. It is very dangerous near ground level as it can cause breathing disorders and chest pain.
  7. At ground-level, ozone is produced by car and truck exhausts and natural gas production.
  8. Good ozone of the atmosphere which is 10-20 miles high, protects us from harmful UVB rays from the Sun.
  9. The Montreal Protocol to ban ozone-depleting chemicals such as CFCs was signed in 1989.

Many celebrities have tweeted on World Ozone Day-

 

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