Which of the following waste contributes heavily to environmental pollution?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

Which of the following waste contributes heavily to environmental pollution?
 
(a) Bio-degradable waste
 
(b) Plastic waste
 
(c) Liquid waste
 
(d) Recyclable waste
 
I had been asked this question in semester exam.
 
The above asked question is from Environmental Issues in chapter Environmental Issues of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

Correct answer is (b) Plastic waste
 
For explanation: Plastic waste contributes heavily to environmental pollution. It includes plastic that isn’t recycled and plastic takes centuries to degrade. This plastic may enter into water bodies and harm aquatic life.