The consequences for human health of stratospheric ozone depletion in association with other environmental factors
Due to the implementation of the Montreal Protocol, which has limited, and is now probably reversing, the depletion of the stratospheric ozone layer, only modest increases in solar UV-B radiation at the surface of the Earth have occurred. For many fair-skinned populations, changing behaviour with regard to exposure to the sun over the past half century - more time in the sun, less clothing cover (more skin exposed), and preference for a tan - has probably contributed more to greater levels of...[Show more]
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|Source:||Photochemical & photobiological sciences : Official journal of the European Photochemistry Association and the European Society for Photobiology|
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