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Basic Japanese laws that regulate use of ozone-depleting substances and greenhouse gases are the Act on Protection of the Ozone Layer and Act on Rational Use and Proper Management of Fluorocarbons. Read more
Clean Air Act is one of the first and most influential present-day environmental US laws and one of the most comprehensive laws in the world. Title VI is dedicated to prevention of the ozone layer depletion. To ensure transition from ozone-depleting substances to environmentally safe alternatives, Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP program) was developed. Read more
General legislative environment of the European Union is supported by respective regulations and directives.
Basic EU acts regulating use of ozone-depleting substances and greenhouse gases are Regulation EC 1005/2009 on substances that deplete the ozone layer, 517/2014 on fluorinated greenhouse gases and Directive 2006/40/EC on emissions from air-conditioning systems in motor vehicles. Read more