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F. Sherwood Rowland, 84, won Nobel Prize for work that led to ban of ozone-destroying chemicals

CORONA DEL MAR, Calif. – F. Sherwood Rowland, the UC Irvine chemistry professor who warned the world that man-made chemicals could erode the ozone layer, has died. He was 84. Rowland, known as Sherry, died Saturday at his home in

F. Sherwood Rowland, 84, won Nobel Prize for work that led to ban of ozone-destroying chemicals

CORONA DEL MAR, Calif. – F. Sherwood Rowland, the UC Irvine chemistry professor who warned the world that man-made chemicals could erode the ozone layer, has died. He was 84. Rowland, known as Sherry, died Saturday at his home in