Which old household appliances are the most dangerous for the environment?

vacuum cleaners
refrigerators
washing machines
radios
During the early 1970s, two American chemists - M. Molina and S. Rowland - iden­ti­fied the the­o­ret­i­cal threat of ozone de­ple­tion by the release of chlo­roflu­o­ro­car­bons (used as a re­frig­er­a­tors coolan­t). Ini­tial­ly, the reaction was skep­ti­cal, but when in 1983 sci­en­tists dis­cov­ered ozone hole, the abstract threat suddenly became real.

Answers distribution

vacuum cleaners
refrigerators
washing machines
radios
answers
flagSpain
5%
88%
0%
5%
18
flagUkraine
0%
88%
5%
5%
18
flagItaly
0%
90%
5%
5%
40
flagthe Netherlands
3%
84%
9%
3%
32
flagGermany
0%
83%
4%
11%
124
flagNorway
0%
83%
6%
3%
30
flagthe United Kingdom
3%
82%
5%
8%
423
flagRepublic of Ireland
2%
82%
2%
11%
35
flagMalaysia
4%
82%
4%
8%
23
flagFrance
10%
80%
5%
5%
20
flagIndia
6%
78%
5%
7%
399
flagPoland
2%
77%
5%
13%
12218
flagthe United Arab Emirates
4%
77%
9%
9%
22
flagUnknown
2%
74%
6%
16%
498
flagAustralia
4%
68%
10%
10%
47
flagNigeria
15%
65%
5%
10%
20
flagthe United States
5%
64%
13%
13%
771
flagthe Philippines
12%
63%
6%
8%
49
flagPakistan
12%
63%
4%
14%
41
flagCanada
4%
58%
16%
18%
50

Gender

men80%
women79%
vacuum cleaners
2%
3%
refrigerators
80%
79%
washing machines
5%
4%
radios
11%
12%

Language versions

question
answers
results
flag
Which old household appliances are the most dangerous for the environment?
1928
69%

Details

Author: globalquiz.org
tools
Should this question be improved? Improve it.
Globalquiz questions are translated by users for other users. Translate this question.