Impact of Industries on Ecosystem & Waste Management

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  • Q1

    Define hazardeous industrial waste.

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    Hazardous waste are the wastes which can cause danger to health and environment. It includes products, that are explosive, flammable, irritant, harmful and toxic in nature and thus require special treatments.

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  • Q2

    What do you understand by term urbanisation?

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    Urbanisation means growth in the percentage of a country’s population living in urban areas.

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  • Q3

    Define deforestation.

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    Deforestation refers to the removal of forest cover for agriculture, commercial, housing or firewood purpose without replanting or allowing time for the forest to regenerate again.

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  • Q4

    What is defacement of land?

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    It refers to clearing of land for building houses, industries, construction of dams etc. Defacement of land leads to loss of biodiversity.

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  • Q5

    Define the term water pollution.

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    Addition of unwanted and harmful chemical substances into the water bodies is called water pollution.

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