Which of the following is an extremely potent pollutant?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

Which of the following is an extremely potent pollutant?
 
(a) Wastewater
 
(b) Pesticide
 
(c) Electronic waste
 
(d) Nuclear waste
 
I have been asked this question during an internship interview.
 
Query is from Environmental Issues topic in chapter Environmental Issues of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

Right answer is (d) Nuclear waste
 
The best I can explain: The pollutants of nuclear waste are potent and strong that is can cause severe damage even in low doses. The hazardous waste containing radioactive material is nuclear waste.