It applies more specifically to producing, importing, exporting, marketing, using, recovering, recycling, regenerating and destroying chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), other fully halogenated chlorofluorocarbons, halons, carbon tetrachloride, 1,1,1-trichloroethane, hydrobromofluorocarbons
In accordance with Regulation 2037/00/EC on substances that deplete the ozone layer, the production of chlorofluorocarbons, other fully halogenated chlorofluorocarbons, halons, carbon tetrachloride, 1,1,1-trichloro-ethane and hydrobromofluorocarbons
is prohibited except for permitted essential uses.
The Decision covers Group I CFCs (11,12,113, 114 and 115), Group II substances (other fully halogenated CFCs), Group III halons, carbon tetrachloride (Group IV), 1,1,1-trichloroethane (Group V), methyl bromide (Group VI), hydrobromofluorocarbons
(Group VII) and hydrochlorofluorocarbons (Group VIII).