Identify a gas with the information given in statements 1, 2 & 3:
1.This gas is widely used in the production of thin glass films of the LCD TV
2.This gas is a potential Green House Gas but has not been included in the Kyoto Protocol
3.This gas , due to its potential role in the Global warming, has been termed as “the missing greenhouse gas”
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [B] Nitrogen trifluoride

NF3 is a greenhouse gas, with a global warming potential (GWP) 17,200 times greater than that of CO2 when compared over a 100 year period. It is used in the etching in making of the LCD thin films.

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