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Carbon Dioxide

Carbon dioxide is a compound made up of one carbon atom with two oxygen atoms

CO2 Molecular Model
red = oxygen, black = carbon

The compound is often referred to by its formula CO2. It is present in the Earth's atmosphere at a low concentration (approximately 0.03%-0.06% or 300-600 ppm) and is an important greenhouse gas. It is a major component of the carbon cycle

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