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Methane on the greenhouse agenda

Naturevolume 354pages181182 (1991) | Download Citation


Methane is often ignored in the greenhouse debate. Reductions of emissions of this gas would be relatively easy to achieve and could have a significant effect on global warming.

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  1. Office of Air and Radiation, US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, 20460

    • Kathleen B. Hogan
    •  & John S. Hoffman
  2. NASA/Goddard Space Center, Greenbelt, Maryland, 20771, USA

    • Anne M. Thompson


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