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ACP | Articles | Volume 19, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 1703–1719, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-1703-2019
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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 1703–1719, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-1703-2019
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Research article 08 Feb 2019

Research article | 08 Feb 2019

Evidence for a major missing source in the global chloromethane budget from stable carbon isotopes

Enno Bahlmann et al.
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Chloromethane is the most important natural carrier of chlorine to the stratosphere. From a newly determined carbon isotope effect of −11.2 ‰ for the tropospheric loss of CH3Cl we derive a tropical rainforest CH3Cl source of 670 ± 200 Gg a−1, 60 % smaller than previous estimates. A revision of previous bottom-up estimates using above-ground biomass instead of rainforest area strongly supports this lower estimate. Our results suggest a large unknown tropical value of 1530 ± 200 Gg a−1.
Chloromethane is the most important natural carrier of chlorine to the stratosphere. From a...
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