Yup, you heard that right, the EPA posted this tidbit of ignorance on Twitter…
The link they provided for more information no longer appears to work. As Michelle Malkin noted, probably due to the effects of global warming.
Without getting too sciencey, the fact is, solar radiation does create ozone at high altitude and it’s a darn good thing for plants that it does because ozone blocks shortwave ultraviolet rays that would certainly destroy all plant life and probably humans too.
Hat tip: Tammy Bruce