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What does CIONO2 stand for?

CIONO2 stands for Chlorine Nitrate

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Spectrometers there record the concentration of hydrogen chloride and chlorine nitrate, which together account for 95 percent of the total chlorine in the stratosphere.
Chlorine nitrate forms over the polar regions during winter, then drifts toward the equator, where according to Toumi it destroys ozone slowly over a wide area.
and her co-workers have proposed that during the polar night, hydrochloric acid (HCl) and chlorine nitrate (ClONO.