What is Pollutant?
- A substance that contaminates.
- Any dredged spoil, solid waste, incinerator residue, filter backwash, sewage, sewage sludge, garbage, munitions, chemical wastes, biological materials, radioactive materials, wrecked or discarded equipment, rock, sand, cellar dirt and industrial, municipal, and agricultural waste discharged into …
- pollutants – unwanted chemicals or other materials found in the air. Pollutants can harm health, the environment and property. …
- noun something that causes damage to the environment
- A contaminant at a concentration high enough to endanger the life of organisms.
- pollutants – Substances that have a harmful effect on human and/or ecosystem health when present in high enough concentrations in water, air, or soil
- Particles, gases or other chemicals added to the atmosphere that are not healthy for humans, animals and the environment.
- A substance that destroys the purity of air, water, or land.
- The common name identifying the waste material, substance, or chemical reduced as a result of the enforcement action.
- Any undesirable solid, liquid or gaseous matter in an environmental medium: “undesirability” is often concentration-dependent, low concentrations of most substances being tolerable or even essential in many cases. …