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Benefits of the Ozone Gas
Ozone (O3) is a natural gas comprising of three oxygen atoms and is a particularly an unstable fume. Ozone gas is visibly blue in color and has a sturdy odour regularly described as the whiff of air after a springtime electrical thunderstorm. Some people also refer to the odour as like the smell of watermelons. Normal oxygen (O2), which living beings except plants breathe, has dual oxygen atoms and is invisible and odourless. Despite its being a natural gas ozone can be manufactured, however, it should be used onsite.O3 is the strongest oxidant of the known oxidizing agents. The gas is manufactured by passing air or oxygen through two electrodes with high, alternating potential difference. Environmental scientists have categorized O3 into two, Good Ozone, and Bad Ozone. However, the bad components are so limited that the gas to many of this scientists is more useful to human life than not. This document discusses how ozone gas has several benefits to human life through areas where it could be used to protect the earth, be used in medical and health fields, and finally be used in demineralization fields.

Figure 1: Image Showing Oxygen Atoms Forming Ozone

. Protecting the earth
Earth's atmosphere is a vital system for life on earth. Together with the seas and oceans, the atmosphere profiles Earth's climate and weather outlines making some areas more liveable than others. Nevertheless, Earth's climate is not inert, for instance the ozone layer regulates how variable climate is, and how rapidly does it change. The Ozone’s influence on climate consists principally of variations in temperature ( Brodeur, 1996). The less ozone in a given section of air, the less heat it retains. The layer additionally determines other physical factors that control climate, and how do they interact with one another…...

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