Problem: A Freon leak in the air conditioning system of an older car releases 26 g of CF2 Cl2 per month.What mass of chlorine is emitted into the atmosphere each year by this car?

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mass freon/month (molar mass) → mol freon/month (mole-to-mole ratio) → mol Cl/month (molar mass) → mass Cl/month (conversion factor) → mass Cl/yr 


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A Freon leak in the air conditioning system of an older car releases 26 g of CF2 Cl2 per month.

What mass of chlorine is emitted into the atmosphere each year by this car?

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