ODS

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AcronymDefinition
ODSOffice of Dietary Supplements (NIH)
ODSOperational Data Store
ODSOpen Data Services
ODSOutput Data Set
ODSOzone Depleting Substance
ODSOutput Delivery System (software)
ODSOperation Decisive Storm
ODSOsmotic Demyelination Syndrome (neurological disorder)
ODSOxygen Depletion Sensor
ODSOffice of the Deputy Secretary (US Department of Education)
ODSObama Derangement Syndrome (political idiom)
ODSOctadecylsilane
ODSOptical Data Storage
ODSOffice of Drug Safety
ODSOregon Dental Service (Portland, OR)
ODSOn Disk Structure
ODSOfficial Document System (United Nations)
ODSOrganizational Development Specialist
ODSOperation Data Store
ODSOpen Directory Service
ODSOnline Dynamic Server
ODSOutput Driver Select
ODSon Demand Scanner
ODSOverhead Data Stream
ODSOffice Dialog System
ODSOperation Desert Shield/Storm (1991 Gulf War)
ODSObject Data Source
ODSOrbiter Docking System
ODSOxide Dispersion-Strengthened
ODSOpenLink Data Spaces (open source software)
ODSOn-Demand Software
ODSOrganizational Development Services (various locations)
ODSOptical Data System
ODSOrbit Determination System
ODSOpen Directory Server (computing)
ODSOnline Database Service
ODSOperator Driving Simulator
ODSOfficiel Du Scrabble
ODSOperational Deflection Shape
ODSOntario Data Supplies (Ontario, Canada)
ODSOmnitron Defense System (gaming)
ODSOsteogenic Disorder Shionogi (rat)
ODSOrdine Di Servizio (Italian: Order of Service)
ODSObèanská Demokratická Strana (Civic Democratic Party of the Czech Republic)
ODSOlathe District Schools (Kansas)
ODSOdessa, Ukraine - Central (Airport Code)
ODSOnline Disability Services
ODSOperator Input and Display System
ODSObstructed Defecation Syndrome
ODSOptimum Distance Spectrum (criterion for constructing convolutional codes)
ODSOpen Document Sheet
ODSOpen Data Stream
ODSOklahoma Disability Survey (Oklahoma)
ODSOffice of Distribution Services
ODSOutside Diameter Solder (engineering)
ODSOrton Dyslexia Society, Inc.
ODSOldest Dear Son
ODSOperational Design Space
ODSOpen Domain Servers
ODSOffice of Domestic Security
ODSOffered Destination Set
ODSOptical Detector Subsystem
ODSOkie Dokie Smokie
ODSOrdnance Delivery Schedule
ODSOrdering Data Sheet
ODSOrdering & Distribution Subsystem
ODSOriann Dynamic System (content management system)
ODSOrganic Dry Solid (wastewater treatment)
ODSOperation Description Sheet
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Dechen Tsering, Regional Director and Representative for Asia and the Pacific, currently Pakistan, appreciated the commitment of Pakistan in adherence to phasing out of Ozone Depleting Substances under Montreal Protocol.
As a signatory, Bangladesh is committed to phasing out hydro chlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) and other ozone depleting substances. Ozone is a gas that is naturally present in the atmosphere of the earth, which restricts the harmful ultraviolet rays coming from sun and thus safeguards the living organisms.
He said in Botswana ozone depleting substances were widely used as coolants in the refrigeration and air conditioning sectors, as propellants in aerosols, for fire-fighting purposes, fumigants for perishables and control of pests in agricultural applications.
The Protocol, which Pakistan signed in 1992, has ultimate objective of elimination of Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS).
The industry representatives from major companies such as Dawlance, Haier, also detailed the contributions made by their respective companies in adapting to the innovative technologies in order to reduce the consumption of HCFC in different industrial applications so to minimize their company`s impact on ozone layer and contributing their positive role in phasing out Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS).
India's per capita consumption of Ozone Depleting Substances is at present less than 3 grams and did not cross 20 gms between 1995-97 as against 300 gms permitted under the Protocol.
All of these ozone depleting substances contain either chlorine or bromine (substances containing only fluorine do not harm the ozone layer).
Qatar's total consumption of ozone depleting substances surged 43% to 2,027 metric tonnes (MT) in 2010 mainly due to a three-fold rise in hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFC), official figures show.
Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Ramon Paje said the government has decided to set a limit on the import of hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs), a group of ozone depleting substances (ODS), starting 2013.
The Center is tasked to ensure compliance with the commitments undertaken by Kyrgyzstan after signing the Montreal Protocol on ozone depleting substances and to implement the state program on ceased use of ozone depleting substances.
He expressed these views while addressing an international seminar "Phase out and Impact of Ozone Depleting Substances and Energy Efficiency in Defence Applications" at a hotel in Bhurban.
Dr Park said to achieve phase-out it was also important to have transnational co-operation mechanisms on regulation enforcements on the trade of Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS).