toxic industrial waste


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Noun1.toxic industrial waste - poisonous waste materialstoxic industrial waste - poisonous waste materials; can cause injury (especially by chemical means)
waste, waste material, waste matter, waste product - any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted; "they collect the waste once a week"; "much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers"
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An international expert in public health has warned water supplies at a school built on toxic industrial waste may be less of a risk than potentially contaminated soil and air.
The smelter also burned toxic industrial waste, with utterly disastrous consequences inflicted on the environment and the health of the people who lived nearby.
The river has turned into a dumping ground for municipal sewage and toxic industrial waste. There are 14 main drains in Lahore dumping more than 2,000 cusecs of untreated industrial and municipal waste in to the Ravi river.
Higher up the food chain is the cruel and heartless Franco (Toni Servillo), a businessman operating an illegal scheme that involves the dumping of toxic industrial waste around the slums of Naples, leading to increasing rates of cancer and other diseases.
The chief justice said the coastal areas were being poisoned due to toxic industrial waste material discharged in the sea, hazardous pesticides dumping, killing and disabling the children due to some deadly chemical waste at a vacant plot of SITE Area, Karachi.
Malhotra has also been dumping toxic industrial waste into a local lake.
Karachi -- Chief Secretary Sindh, Muhammad Siddique Memon has convened a high level meeting in compliance with the orders of the apex court, regarding environmental pollution in the coastal areas caused by toxic Industrial waste material discharged into the sea (linked to the S-III project).
He said five firms had submitted their offers to prepare study/ feasibility report for treatment of domestic and toxic industrial waste of Hadyara Drain before its release into River Ravi.
A SCI-TECH DARESBURY business that uses a graphene-based invention to treat toxic industrial waste water has raised PS4m from two firms of venture capitalists that will allow it to bring its new ground-breaking product to market.
According to the scientists' 1988 report, "The barrels contain toxic industrial waste that is outdated and polluting.
Violation of environmental requirements for storage, transportation, use, burial of toxic industrial waste will be fined for 15,000 som.