UK leadership required to phase-out 'super-greenhouse gases'

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Caroline Lucas says the government is dragging its heels on banning HFC gases considered thousands of times more damaging than CO2

In June, the European Parliament's Environment Committee (ENVI) voted strongly in favour of banning the use of fluorinated greenhouse gases (F-gases) in the refrigeration, air-conditioning, fire fighting,...

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